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Humus Curtimenta 2017. Encosta da Quinta, Lisboa

Product Details

  • DO: Lisboa, Portugal
  • Producer: Humus, Encosta da Quinta
  • Grape: TourigaNacional, Fernao Pires, Arinto
  • Vintage: 2017
  • Climate: Atlantic/Mediterranean
  • Production: 2,000
  • Vinification: Fermented in amphoras and aged in old barrel
  • Tasting: white meat, pork dishes, tuna, bacalhau
  • SKU: 112

Product Description

Humus Curtimenta is an orange wine from Encosta da Quinta. Hand harvested in small boxes and carefully selected. 80% of the most is Touriga Nacional direct press juice and 20% of Fernao Pires and Arinto, then macerated with Fernao Pires, Arinto and Sauvignon Blancskins, from the grapes used to do the direct press white wine. Then fermented in clay amphoras and stainless steel tank. After three months skin contact the wines were racked to 225 L oak and chestnut barrels aged for nine months. Uno filtration, no clarification and no added sulphites.