What makes this wine special: Nortico is from Monçao and Melgaço the best Alvarinho growing area in Portugal on the norther border with Spain’s Galicia province. Unlike others from the area, Nortico has no added CO2, allowing for a richer, fuller, balanced wine.
Vinification: grapes are selected at the winery. Temperature control fermentation btw 18-20celcius. Raking, primary filtration and cold stabilization. 4 months on stainless steel, filtration prior to bottling in February. 800 cases were produced.
Blend and tasting notes: 100% Alvarinho. Young and fresh with the characteristic bright acidity, tropical fruit aromas of peach and grapefruit.View Importer