Esporão Monte Velho Branco, Alentejo, Portugal, 2017

A deliciously light and fruity white wine from Alentejo in Portugal.

The Herdade do Esporão estate was established in 1267 and the property has been owned by the Roquette family since 1973. Their first wine was bottled in 1985. The winery are keen to preserve tradition whilst seeking to combine this with innovation. Production is overseen by the well respected and highly experienced winemaker David Baverstock. His philosophy is to create authentic and exciting wines, taking full advantage of Portuguese heritage

Tasting Notes:

Aromatic with refreshing notes of citrus and white stone fruits. Intense, complex palate with body and richness. Long, flavoursome finish.

Serving Suggestion:

Seafood & grilled fish, soft cheeses & vegetable dishes.

 

Grape Variety: 40% Antao Vaz, 40% Roupeiro, 20% Perrum

Country: Portugal

Region: Alentejo

Size: 75cl

ABV: 14.5%

Closure: Cork

Suitable for Vegetarians and Vegans