Caves Sao Joao 1994 'Poco do Lobo' Arinto, Bairrada DOC
Item Number: 13327
Sub Region: Bairrada
Appellation/AVA: Bairrada DOC
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 100% Arinto
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 11.5
This is an opportunity to taste a perfectly aged, mature Bairrada white, showcasing the capacity for longevity that this region is known for. A library release from the winery itself, with the bottles kept in pristine condition for decades, these wines show a complexity that cannot be derived in any other way.
Winemaking Notes Wine was fermented with skins in an open tin. It was then aged for 24 months in cement tanks.
About Arinto: Arinto is usually blended to warm climate wines all over Portugal because its bright acidity brings freshness an longevity to wines. In Bairrada, Arinto natural characteristics are enhanced by the cool atlantic climate and winds, allowing for the extraordinary whites produced and stored at Caves Sãn João for decades