Vinho Verde Loureiro, Aphros
Staff Pick
Organic

Vinho Verde Loureiro, Aphros - 2020

Item # 32419 750mL
$18.96/ Single Bottle
$227.52 $204.77/ Case of 12
You Save 10%
Color
Vintage
Country
Region
Producer
Grape Variety
This item is being featured in a tasting on: tasting date
This item is featured in: WineClub
This item is featured in AstorCenterClass at Astor Center

Production Methods

Organic

Organic

Biodynamic

Wine made from grapes grown organically using natural composting techniques and special preparations of herbal sprays while following the astronomical calendar.


Tasting Notes

100% Loureiro from the Lima sub-region of the Vinho Verde. Lees aging for four months create this concentrated lush style of Vinho Verde with great minerality.


Need Help Deciding? Get personal recommendations from our staff

Staff Pick Notes

Something light, something bright, something easygoing, something approachable, that is what I'm looking for in white wines lately and I was happy to discover Vinho Verde Loureiro, Aphros. Forming with Alvarinho the most aromatic duo of Vinho Verde varieties, Loureiro finds its fullest expression in Lima Valley. With primary aromas where citrus fruits predominate, young Loureiro wines typically show notes of peach, pear, lemon, and stone fruit.Try to pair it with anything green from your local farmers' market, cheese, or seafood dishes.

- DK

Astor's Glossary of Terms

Portugal

The Dão and the Douro are the most important regions as far as red Portuguese table wine is concerned. Douro wines tend to be a bit fuller and fleshier than their Dão counterparts, which are generally lighter and higher in acidity. Reds from both regions are dense, rustic, and well-balanced. They also show their terroir quite clearly, and represent a great alternative to the modern fruit-driven...

Read More

Sign up for our emails
Receive 10% Off Your First Order
Sign up for our emails

*required

Offer available to new subscribers. Cannot be combined with any other offers. Does not apply to items on sale, solid cases, corporate orders, or orders containing an item priced at more than $10,000.