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Niepoort Docil Branco Loureiro Vinho Verde 2011

External Review by We Speak Wine:

Lots of citrus and floral notes on the nose. A great balance of a touch of richness but also very fresh. - WineryRegion: Vinho VerdeAppellation: Vinho VerdeWine type: WhiteVarietals: LoureiroOrganic: PracticingVineyard: The vineyards are located in the Valley Lima in Vinho Verde with an average age of 20+ years. The wine is made from 100% Loureiro which is a white variety native to this region.Orientation: The vineyards are at 150 meters above sea level Soil: Granitic soilsViticulture: Practicing organic, hand harvested.Vinification: The wine is fermented in stainless steel with wild yeast and then aged on the lees in tank for 5 months. No malolactic.Aging: 5 months on lees in stainless steel. Production: 2,000 cases ** SOLD OUT **

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Niepoort’s mission is to preserve the niche player position and continue to create great Port and Douro wines bringing together secular tradition and innovation.

External Reviews for Niepoort Docil Branco Loureiro Vinho Verde

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Source: We Speak Wine
03/14/2013

Lots of citrus and floral notes on the nose. A great balance of a touch of richness but also very fresh. - WineryRegion: Vinho VerdeAppellation: Vinho VerdeWine type: WhiteVarietals: LoureiroOrganic: PracticingVineyard: The vineyards are located in the Valley Lima in Vinho Verde with an average age of 20+ years. The wine is made from 100% Loureiro which is a white variety native to this region.Orientation: The vineyards are at 150 meters above sea level Soil: Granitic soilsViticulture: Practicing organic, hand harvested.Vinification: The wine is fermented in stainless steel with wild yeast and then aged on the lees in tank for 5 months. No malolactic.Aging: 5 months on lees in stainless steel. Production: 2,000 cases ** SOLD OUT **



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