Marquês de Borba Branco 2016

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Sourced from the schist and limestone soil of DOC Borba, this wine is a blend of Arinto, Antão Vaz, Verdelho and Viognier. It is fermented in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks and shows a remarkable freshness.

Tasting Notes

Pale straw yellow in color, this wine shows light citrus and mineral notes. It has excellent structure and well-integrated acidity with a long finish.

Food Pairing

Suggested food pairings include salads, seafood, and grilled or roasted fish.

Vineyard & Production Info
Vineyard name:
Monte da Caldeira, Quinta de São Lázaro, Quinta da Viçosa, Serrado Pinheiro and Herdade das Romeiras
Vineyard size:
1,250 acres
Soil composition:
Silt and limestone clay
Training method:
Guyot Double-Guyot
Elevation:
990-1,320 feet
Vines/acre:
1,200-1,600
Yield/acre:
2.4-2.8 tons
Exposure:
Northern / Southern / Southwestern / Northwestern
Year vineyard planted:
1989; 1998-2003
Harvest time:
August
First vintage of this wine:
1998
Winemaking & Aging
Fermentation container:
Stainless steel tanks
Length of alcoholic fermentation:
21 days
Fermentation temperature:
62 °F

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