Covela Covela White Minho White 2005

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An upfront crispness, a weighty Chardonnay-led, mid-palate and a minerally 'wet stones' finish. Add the complex flavours of unripened pears, a touch of greenness, a little lemon, a hint of sandpaper and plenty of tropical fruit medley and the result is the delicious Covela. Dry and full. http://www.spittoon.biz/quinta_de_covela_escolha_2005.html

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Quinta de Covela:
Unique wines bio-dynamically farmed, grown on a highly specific terroir in northern Portugal, at low altitude on the north bank of the famous Douro valley. The amazing combination of poor, sandy-granite soils, with the lower-Corgo climate result in very ripe fruit, yet fresh and mineral whites, reds and pink wines, all branded COVELA. The Quinta de Covela is member of "La Renaissance des App... Read more
Unique wines bio-dynamically farmed, grown on a highly specific terroir in northern Portugal, at low altitude on the north bank of the famous Douro valley. The amazing combination of poor, sandy-granite soils, with the lower-Corgo climate result in very ripe fruit, yet fresh and mineral whites, reds and pink wines, all branded COVELA. The Quinta de Covela is member of "La Renaissance des Appellations" (www.biodynamy.com) and founding member of "Independent Winegrowers' Association" (Portuguese Terroirs). Read less

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Snooth User: winescribbler
71518883
4.50 5
09/15/2008

An upfront crispness, a weighty Chardonnay-led, mid-palate and a minerally 'wet stones' finish. Add the complex flavours of unripened pears, a touch of greenness, a little lemon, a hint of sandpaper and plenty of tropical fruit medley and the result is the delicious Covela. Dry and full. http://www.spittoon.biz/quinta_de_covela_escolha_2005.html


Snooth User: Rodolphe Boulanger
63471,856
0.00 5
Vintage: 2004 12/11/2008

more color. oak, toffee,toast. light oak again,much bigger,some fruit,oaky finish. too oaky,pricy




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