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La méthode selon laquelle le vin est conçu ainsi que la grande connaissance de la région constituent le point de départ du projet ainsi que l’inspiration de l’histoire du domaine. C’est exactement de là qu’il tire son nom (Conceito se traduit par le mot concept). Depuis le 18e siècle, le porto exerce un monopole sur la production de vins au Portugal, ce qui crée un paysage d’une extraordinaire beauté. Ce n’est que tout récemment que les vignerons ont entrevu l’immense...
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The 2017 Contraste Branco is a blend of traditional white grapes like Rabigato, Códega, Códega do Larinho and Arinto from mostly 20-year-old vines at 600 meters, all co-fermented (wild ferment) in a 70/30 mixture of stainless steel and new French oak for eight months. It comes in at 13.3% alcohol. This second wine has become a nice value and consistent overachiever. In a vintage that had its fair share of difficulties, how does it do this year? Granting that they are not all side by side, this year seems relatively rich for this level. It feels full in the mouth. However, it is harder to find the zing and zest I often see. It isn't too far off of the 2016 in style, but it particularly leans to emphasizing fruitiness and roundness as opposed to crispness and precision. It's pretty ripe this year. There are no herbaceous nuances. Overall, this has many merits...It is still very good.Voir la revue de presse détaillée