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Luis Seabra Granito Cru Branco Dãotext

Luis Seabra Granito Cru Branco Dão 2021

Serra da Estrela, Dão, Northern Portugal, PortugalThese 35+ year old vines of Encruzado, Bical and Sercial are rooted in the high altitude granite soils off the Serra da Estrela Mountain, in the village of Vila Nova de Tazém. After harvesting all together, the wine was native fermented and aged for 1 year in 500L used barrels, and then into stainless for 6 months prior to bottling. Tight yellow fruits, almond blossoms are laced with white grapefruit pith, and lined with downy lees on a lightly creamy palate, finishing with a gentle granitic hum.Tasted: 17 November 2023Tasted by: Treve RingPrices:
BC$67.00750mlprivate wine stores
Producer: Luis Seabra VinhosDistributors: Le Sommelier Inc.
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Blend: Encruzado - Bical - Cercial