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June 3, 2024

Weekly Offer for June 3/24

Filed under: deVine's Daily Blog Article — Dirk @ 9:41 am

Author: Dirk Chan

Our online feature this week is the Quinta do Ameal Loureiro (Vinho Verde, Portugal) – $19.99 , regularly $26.99.

Quinta do Ameal, located in the demarcated wine region of Vinho Verde, sub-region of Lima, birthplace of the Loureiro grape variety, is a historic property with records dating back to 1710.

Situated just 30km from the Atlantic Ocean, Quinta do Ameal has an 800m river front, an an ltitude of between 12 and 53 meters, deep and fertile granite soils, an average temperature of 14.9C and an average of 1300 millimeters of precipitation. 14 of the 30 hectares are vineyards of the Loureiro variety and eight feature walnut, chestnut and stone pine trees, some of which are over 200 years old.

Our feature this week is their signature Loureiro, with its light lemony color, a citrus and floral nose. The palate is both vibrant and balanced with ripe green apples, a fresh and persistent mineral finish. This is a fine expression of the Loureiro grape, demonstrating its quality and capacity for evolution. 51,000 bottles produced annually. Pair with an assortment of appetizers.

Quinta do Ameal Loureiro (Vinho Verde, Portugal) – $19.99 , regularly $26.99.

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