Avesso & Alvarinho

 

Region

”Vinho Verde” Region
Sub-Region of Amarante
Portugal

Soil

Granitic

SUN EXPOSURE

South (Predominantly)

Position

Slight declining gradient (4-8%)

Technical File

TASTING NOTES

A wine with complexity and structure, result of a round avesso with volume from 25+ year old vines, which harmonizes an irreverent Alvarinho from new vines, with minerality and freshness.

WINEMAKERS

José Manuel Antunes, Fernando Moura, António Sousa

VINEYARDS

Casa de Vilacetinho is located in Alpendurada overlooking the River Douro and covers an estate with 30 hectares of vineyards which develop in a continuous and ordered manner in soils of granitic nature, with a predominantly South sun exposure, making it one of the most prosperous locales of the region set to the production of ‘Vinho Verde’.

Casa de Vilacetinho Avesso & Alvarinho 2019
. 17pts – Revista de Vinhos Grandes Escolhas (Luis Lopes)
. Honor – Os Melhores Verdes 2020

Casa de Vilacetinho Avesso & Alvarinho 2018
. 91 Points – Wine Enthusiast
. 17pts – Revista de Vinhos Grandes Escolhas (Luis Lopes)
. Gold – Catad’Or Wine Awards 2019
. Silver (91 Points) – Decanter World Wine Awards 2019
. Silver – Concurso de Vinhos de Portugal 2019
. Silver – Concurso Rota dos Vinhos do Marco 2019

Casa de Vilacetinho Avesso & Alvarinho 2017
. Silver – Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2018
. 91 Points – Wine Enthusiast
. 17pts – Revista de Vinhos Grandes Escolhas (João Paulo Martins)

CONTACTS

 

Casa de Vilacetinho

Vilacetinho
4575-073 Alpendorada
Portugal

Tel: (+351) 255 619 744
Fax: (+351) 255 611 000

www.casadevilacetinho.pt
info@casadevilacetinho.pt

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