- Vale do Rio Pinhão; Cheires – Alijó
- Luís Leocádio
Parcels of vines situated on the steep slopes of the River Pinhão at an altitude of 150-400 m, with poor, stony schistose soil; low yielding vines with grapes of high concentration and quality.
Traditional to the Douro, where Arinto, Viosinho, Codega, Rabigato and Gouveio predominate.
Fermentation through pellicular maceration before ageing in French oak balseiros (vats).
Golden yellow in colour. Complex aroma of citrus fruits, peach, honey and vanilla. Fresh and very fruity to the mouth.
Service and harmonization
Serve chilled as an aperitif (simply or with soda or tonic); soft cheeses, cold soups or melon, watermelon and pineapple salads. 6º - 10ºC.