Murzelo Reserva Branco 2015

 Murzelo white is the entry-level wine from Quinta da Veiga. Produced predominantly with the varieties rabigato and viosinho, to which were added grapes from old vines, selected for their structure and complexity.

Datasheet

Category: Product ID: 1170

Description

It presents an intense aroma and a balanced acidity with notes of tropical fruits and white fruits. It is an elegant, fresh and persistent wine. It goes well with seafood, fish and light Mediterranean cuisine. 

Additional information

Type of Wine

White, Controlled Denomination of Origin - DOC Douro

Location

Planalto de Favaios e Vale de Mendiz, Alijó

Varietal Composition

Viosinho e Rabigato

Winemaker

João Cabral de Almeida, Luís Leocádio

Height

250 m – 550 m

Type of plantation

High vine and old vineyards

Climate / Soil

Mediterranean, hot and dry with wide ranges
thermal. Schist Soil

Alcohol Content (% V/V)

13 %

Vinification

Reception for manual choice carpet. Destemming, crushing and pressing in a pneumatic press; settling for 24 hours; alcoholic fermentation at 14ºC for a period of 3 weeks and with temperature control; after fermentation, stage on lees, with weekly battônage until bottling in order to maintain its freshness and gain complexity .