COUNTRY/REGION: Portugal/Douro Valley.
GRAPES: Codega, Malvasia Fina, Viozinho and Rabigato.
VINEYARDS: Ramos Pinto holds the largest proportion of vineyards in relation to its production, giving it a high degree of control over viticultural methods and harvest timing. The house tends 187 hectares of prime vineyards in the Alto Corgo and Douro Superior areas of the famed Douro region, the mountainous valley formed by the Douro River and its tributaries.
WINEMAKING: The White Reserva is made from the Douro Demarcated Region’s finest white grape varieties, the grapes are hand-picked and the vinification technique is traditional, the skins being slightly macerated. A most careful selection of wines are used for the blend and on average have been aged in our cellars in oak barrels for seven years.
TASTING NOTES: Pale gold with an intense and complex aroma of ripe golden fruit, blending tropical aromas with crystallized orange, plus hints of spices. On the palate is full bodied with a mature luscious tone and finishes with a balanced freshness and a long lasting finish.
FOOD PAIRING: As an aperitif or with a foie gras starter. With a nut-based dessert , egg-based sweets and pastries, ice cream or strong cheese.
DELIVERY: All our wines are stored in our importers bonded warehouse’s, which have the optimum environment for fine wine storage, by carefully regulating temperature, humidity and other microclimatic factors.
As such, please allow between 7 and 10 days for your delivery to arrive.