VIDA NOVA WHITE
Country of Origin: Portugal
Region: Lagoa, Algarve.
Appellation: Vinho Regional Algarvio.
Wine Style: White table wine.
Varietal Constituents: 50% Verdelho and 50% Viognier.
Bottling and Maturation: 6 months in stainless steel vats.
Followed by 2 months bottle storage.
Vineyard Area: 7Ha
Soil Type: Free draining sandy loam.
Appearance: Buttercup yellow with youthful green accents.
Aroma: Vibrant floral aromas of orange and tangerine blossom elegantly combined with melon and banana notes
Palate: Vivacious citrus fruits combine with lush, mouth coating flavors of honeydew melon; good mid palate weight driven by meticulously structured fruit. Long finish with crisp, balanced acidity.
Res sugar: 3 g/l
Volatile Acidity: 0.55g/l
Total Acidity: 0.5.8g/l
Total So2: 122mg/l
Temperature: For serving:10ºC
Food Ideas: Avocados stuffed with shrimp salad, brown sugar glazed salmon with couscous, sautéed chicken breast with garlic mash and spinach
Bottles prod: 9,000 bottles
Tasting Notes: Vida Nova White is made from selected blocks of Verdelho and Viognier vines. It is batch fermented at very low temperatures for over a month in stainless steel vats. Both wines are blended, filtered and bottled with minimal handling within six months of vintage.
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