Wine "Messias Selection" Blanco, Douro DOC
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Reviews of purchase "Messias Selection" Blanco, Douro DOC
The wine has a beautiful straw color with golden sparkles
Taste the wine a pleasant, refreshing, with a slight acidity, hints of meadow flowers and ripe fruit.
Bouquet of the wine fresh, light, with fruit and floral notes.
Wine suited to seafood, light fish and meat dishes.
"Messias Selection" Blanco, Douro DOC - white dry wine that has delicate taste and pleasant aroma. The wine is produced from white grapes grown in the Douro region Portuguese. It is located in the valley of the same river, on the banks where the vineyards are located.
First vines here have been cultivated in ancient times by the Phoenicians. The Douro is dominated by shale soil. Also, the region is characterized by a mild climate, which creates ideal conditions for growing grapes with optimal sugar content.
Vinhos Messias company was founded in 1926, its founder - Messias Baptista - served as head of the company until 1973, after which control passed to his heirs. The company produces high-quality wines from several regions: Dao, Bairrada, Douro, Vinho Verde, Beyras, Terras do Sado and Wine do Porto. The company is also known for its high quality sparkling wines and aged brandies.
Messias is based at Mealhada town, a small town in central Portugal, in the heart of the Bairrada region. Here, the company owns more than 160 hectares of land, on which lie the vineyards. In Ferradoza (Douro Valley), Messias owns 200 hectares of land, 110 hectares of which are occupied by vineyards for the production of port wine and Quinta do Douro. The company expands, buys new vineyards and carefully ensures that in the production were involved in only the most advanced technology.