Quinta Varzea da Pedra – Arinto
Intense Atlantic white wine with loads of minerality. Citrus-coloured with strong mineral aroma, typical of the local arinto grape variety and the Atlantic influence. Limited production of 3376 numbered bottles.
In a glass
Citrus-coloured wine with strong mineral aroma, typical of the grape variety and the Atlantic influence. Very fresh and intense in the mouth, with a very persistent aftertaste. Ideal for all sea dishes, mainly seafood, as well as some white meats and cured cheeses.
At the vineyard
Vinha da Gafa vineyard in Sanguinhal, with southeast exposure and clay-limestone soil. Atlantic climate, influenced by the mesoclimate of the Serra do Montejunto and Obidos Lagoon.
In the winery
Hand-harvested to boxes of 10kg, with total destemming and soft pressing. Staged in stainless steel tank with lees for 11 months.
- Vintage: 2018
- Production: 3376 numbered bottles
- Bottling: August 2019
- Alcohol: 14%
- Acids: 7.4 g/l
- Sugar: 1.5 g/l
- Alko product number: 908103
This product is available from Alko Webshop and sale-to-order selection. You can order it to be delivered to your nearest Alko store.
Quinta Várzea da Pedra is focused on mixing the old winemaking ways and traditions with the progressive and creative ideas. “Here we listen to the vineyard and make it dance at its own pace”, says Tomás Emídio.