SKU 759223

Conde Villar Alvarinho 2013

Conde Villar - Vinho Verde - Portugal
Additional information »
$14.54
$13.34
12 Bottle
Check availability
Add 12x more to get fixed rate shipping
Add 12 more to get fixed rate shipping

Add
750ml

More wines available from Conde Villar

Conde Villar Alvarinho 2013 Customer Reviews

There have been no reviews for this product. Be first to .

Customer also bought

Additional Information on Conde Villar Alvarinho 2013

Winery: Conde Villar

Varietal: Albarino

The pale skinned grapes of the Albarino varietal have been grown in and around Spain and Portugal for almost a thousand years, where they are highly enjoyed and prized by the locals for their distinctive aroma, and sharp, tart acidity levels. Over the past century, their influence has spread to the New World, and many vineyards keen to emulate the white wines of Spain have had considerable success with this varietal. The light bodied wines which are produced from the Albarino grapes have wonderfully aromatic properties, and carry ripe flavors of soft summer fruits, apricot and peach, with a mild and pleasantly bitter after taste brought on by their thick skins. Because of their acidic nature, they are a fantastic match for many Spanish foods, and are best served chilled on a hot day.

Country: Portugal

One of the oldest regions of Portugal for wine production and vine cultivation is the Bairrada, the lush and clay-rich region responsible for an impressive range of red, white and rosé wines of exceptional quality. As with much of the country, this region benefits from long, hot summers, allowing the grapes to ripen to full maturity and thus carry a wide range of flavors and aromas. However, each region of Portugal produces wines which reach a high level of quality, from the more urbanized regions around Lisbon and Porto, where the famous fortified and Colares wines originate, to the island of Madeira and the Dao river valley, which each have their own distinctive wine cultures. The several thousand years of viticultural history in Portugal has allowed Portuguese wineries to master their own traditional techniques, which are still employed to this day across the country, yielding excellent results for the world to enjoy.
Contact us:
1-877-493-6532
43 Round Lake Road Ste. 3
Ballston Lake, NY 12019