Viva Portugal!

For September we have been celebrating wines of Portugal. Here are some key tasting notes for your interest…

2015 Altano Branco, Douro DOC, Portugal

A blend of Malvasia  Fina, Viosinho,  Rabigato, Códega de Larinho and Moscatel Galego.

With a bright straw hue, Altano white has delicious aromas of citrus and tropical fruits, such as lychee and passion fruit. With an exuberant, refreshing palate and persistent finish, Altano White is the perfect wine for warm summer nights.


2013 Altano Tinto Douro DOC, Portugal

A Blend of Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz and Tinta Barroca.

Altano red has a fruity and floral aroma, with a dark-red hue. It is a well-balanced wine, with a medium body, sweet tannins, and a smooth harmonious finish.