Brisa do Mar Vinho Verde
Brisa do Mar Vinho Verde from Portugal
Vinho Verde means 'green wine', referring not to the wines colour, but to its fresh, fruity, youthfulness. Like a crisp sea breeze from the Atlantic, Biso do Mar is a refreshing wine to be enjoyed throiughout the year. This wine has a delightful spritz in the mouth when first tasted, its not fizzy like sparkling wine and not even frizzante style but more of a zingy tingle that makes it delightful to enjoy on a hot summers day with friends or summer salads. Due to it's low alcohol level of only 9.5° it is often regarded as the perfect lunchtime drink.
Brisa do Mar is sourced from Portugal’s largest and most northerly DOC, Vinho Verde. The region’s limits are the Minho River in the North, the mountainous areas in the East and South and the Atlantic Ocean to the West. Vinho Verde means ‘green wine’, referring not to the wine's colour, but to its fresh, fruity youthfulness. Like a crisp sea breeze from the Atlantic, Briso do Mar is a refreshing wine to be enjoyed throughout the year. Slightly sparkling, medium dry and low in alcohol it is great with light vegetable or with summer salads. Serve chilled and often!
Stainless steel fementation.
Simple, delicate white-fruit aromas with a hint of melon; light carbonation adds a prickle to the crisp, dry flavour.
Every day serving suggestion:
Brisa do Mar Vinho Verde is young and delicate, it should be served with summer salads.
Grapes - Alvarinho 40%, Loureriro 30%, Trajadura 30%
Vegetarian/Vegan - Yes/Yes
Milk/Eggs - No/No
Contains Sulphites - Yes
ABV% - 9.5°