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Taboadella Villae White
Quinta Da Taboadella
Portugal - Dao - Dao

The exuberance and transparency of the Encruzado grape variety, combined with the delicate floral aromas of Bical and the austerity of Cerceal, made it possible “to design” a Villae white wine that has a unique profile and vibrant acidity - a beautiful testimony to the original terroir!

Specifications
Appellation
Dao
Wine Type
White
Varietal(s)
Encruzado (also known as Salgueirinho), Bical and Cerceal (also known as Sercial)
Age of vines
Average 30 years
Agricultural Practices
Sustainable
Soil type
Granitic soil
Vinification
Wine was aged in stainless steel tanks for 4 months.
Slightly filtered before bottling.
Production
1,000 (9-liter cases)

Reviews and News

2019 Taboadella Villae White - 88 PTS - WE

2019 Taboadella Villae White - 88 PTS - WE

wine enthusiast 88 pts"A blend of Encruzado with Bical and Cerceal has produced a vibrant, ripe wood-aged wine. Spice and baked apples are rich and fruity, mitigated by the acidity that gives a lift at the end. Drink now. - ROGER VOSS"
- Wine Enthusiast (November 2020), 88 pts

Producer Information: Quinta Da Taboadella

Taboadella was first settled in the first century. The place had a Roman villa, with a unique quadrangle alongside the Ribeira das Fontainhas and was in its day a property ...
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