Wine Quinta da Alorna, "Portal da Aguia" Branco, Vinho Regional Tejo
Reviews of purchase Quinta da Alorna, "Portal da Aguia" Branco, Vinho Regional Tejo
The taste of wine is fresh, lively, with a soft texture and flavor repeating floral-fruity notes.
The aroma of wine is filled with flowers and fruits (pineapple, lemon) shades.
The wine should be served as an aperitif, with light snacks, salads and grilled fish.
"Portal da Aguia" Branco - light, fresh white dry regional wine made from indigenous grape varieties: Fernao Pires and Moscatel de Setubal. Grapes grown in the Tagus (until 2009 - Ribatejo), a short drive from Lisbon. Viticulture in the Tagus has deep roots, the Tagus is one of the oldest wine-growing regions of the country. The harvest for the production of "Portal da Agia" going to the extent of full maturity. After desteblirovaniya berries are pressed whole, the juice is fermented at a temperature of 13 ºC and kept in stainless steel tanks until the following year.
Quinta da Alorna was founded in 1723 Pedro De Almeida family in Portugal, after the conquest of the Indian fort Alorna. At the beginning of the XX century the estate was sold and today it belongs to the descendants of Dr. Manuel Karok, which bought the company in 1915. The estate occupies a huge area - 2800 hectares in the center of Portugal, near the Tagus River, the largest vineyard is located in the region of the Tagus - 250 hectares. The estate has a variety of agricultural areas: from horse breeding to olive oil, grains, fruits and wine. Currently, the Quinta da Alorna comprises three companies run by 4th and 5th generation family Lopo de Carvalho: 1. Agricultural Society Alorna SA, formed at the beginning of the XX century and is responsible for the agricultural and forestry activities. 2. Quinta da Alorna Wines Ltd. He is responsible for the Group's main activity, namely the production and marketing of wine. 3. Alornatur Ltd. It operates two liquor stores, one in Lisbon and the other in Almeyrime, as well as the company Palacio da Quinta, which is used in advertising or private purposes. Wines from Quinta da Alorna produce only the best grapes and using the latest technologies.