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White wine 2009 Dao DOC, Beiras, Portugal

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13.5%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Barrique
Registration number : #JK188320

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Last reviewed: 21 April 2011
Named after the river of the same name, with around 20,000 hectares of vineyards, it was classified as a DOC in 1990 and lies in the middle of the region Beiras in the North Portugal, The viticulture goes to the Greek antiquity back. There are many strange cavities and depressions in the form of stone basins (Lagaretas), especially where there have been vineyards for centuries. Probably grapes were pressed in these plants. This typical process for Portugal, the grapes in the Lagares To stomp (stone troughs), is still practiced to this day.

The area is surrounded on three sides by granite mountains and thus protected against the...

The white grape variety comes from Portugal. It is one of the many mostly unrelated varieties with name part Malvasia (see there in detail). Synonyms grouped alphabetically by country are Boal de Graciosa, Terrantez do Pico ( Azores, Portugal); Boal, Boal da Madeira ( Madeira, Portugal); Arinto do Dão, Assario, Assario Branco, Boal Branco, Boal Cachudo, Boal Cachudo do Ribatejo, Cachudo, False Clairette, Galego, Lagrima Blanc, Malvasia Galega ( Portugal ); Gual ( Canary Islands - Spain); Terrantes do Pico, Torrontés ( Spain ).

Especially the often used synonym Boal is more common cause of...

The white grape variety (also Salgueirinho) comes from Portugal, The early to mid-seasoning vine is moderately productive. It produces acidic, full-bodied white wines with significant aromas paprika. roses, Violets and lemons, as well as resin and hazelnut in old age. These tend to oxidation, The variety is almost exclusively in the area dão grown. The acreage in 2010 was just under 300 hectares.

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
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