humus branco Lb2015
Once harvested by hand to small boxes and carefully selected, the grapes were gently pressed. The juice fermented with the wild yeasts at 225 liters old oak barrels. Nothing was added to the wine.
It was bottled without any finning or filtration in July 2017.
Product – Humus white Lb16
Producer – Encosta da Quinta, Lda.
Region – Óbidos / Lisboa
Vintage – 2015
Type – White Wine
Organic Certification – Sativa PT-BIO-03
Climate – Mediterranean with Atlantic influence
Grape Verieties – Arinto and Fernão Pires
Soil Type – Clay – Calcareous
Harvest Period – September / October
Harvest method – Hand picked
Fermentation – Old oak Barrels
Ageing – Old oak Barrels
Bottled – July 2017
Alcohol – 12 % vol
SO2 total – <10 mg/l