Vinho Verde
Muros de Melgaço
Alvarinho 2018, 75cl
Vinhos Verdes

approx. £12.24


 Good ageing

 Serve at 8º-10º


85/100  Wine Spectator


O Produtor, tasting note published in May 27th 2015

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Muros de Melgaço

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Wine promotions cannot be combined with other discounts or coupons. Type of wine: White wine made from grapes of the Alvarinho variety produced exclusively in Melgaço. The vineyards are on south-facing hillsides with high maturation and high levels of acidity. Fermentation and ageing in French oak barrels for 6 months. Today its complexity and excellence is the result of more than 25 years of study to achieve perfection. Over the years it has become a reference in Portugal for its elegance, class and consistency.

Key points: Careful selection of the best south-facing plots. Soft pressing of the whole de-stemmed grape. Slight settling of the must. Fermentation in barrels with “batonnage” of total lees for 6 months.

Tasting notes: Complex, varietal aromas of the grape variety with discreet quality wood. Very structured, with good, long acidity. Quite mineral with notes of grapefruit typical of Alvarinho.

Allergens information

Contains sulphites.

SKU: 100571

Anselmo Mendes

Anselmo Mendes was born and grew up in Monção. It was then, as a child, that he became acquainted with the culture of the vine and wine production. The Alvarinho variety, and its wine produced there, immediately became a part of his life, to the extent that, today, Anselmo Mendes and Alvarinho are synonymous.

He graduated in Agro-Industrial Engineering in 1987, at the Higher Education Institute of the Technical University of Lisbon, and post-graduated in Oenology at the Catholic University six years later.


Anselmo Mendes Vinhos, Lda.
Zona Industrial de Penso, Lote 2
4960-310 Melgaço