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Casa de Santar

Casa de Santar - Branco, Dao, Portugal (2021)

Casa de Santar - Branco, Dao, Portugal (2021)

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A Burgundian-esque wine without the price tag! Gorgeous fresh minerality paired with  citrus zest and vibrancy. Fresh and lively fruit like pear, apple and baking spices are underpinned with a delectable acidity. 

REGION Portugal > Dao
GRAPE(S) Encruzado, Cerceal Branco, Bical
VINTAGE 2021
ABV 13%
FEATURES
SCALE Dry

 

Founded in the 18th century, this casa is an iconic producer in Dão. Renowned for their their tradition, history and authenticity to the region. Solar exposure on the best soils in their property allow for excellent conditions to grow this encruzado - the Vinha dos Amores vineyard (where it is grown) has been known as a favourable meeting place for young lovers from the region. 

Fully destemmed with some soft pressing and gravity clarification, this wine was fermented at a controlled temp of 18ºC.

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