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OPEN NOTE


Always seeking to provide high quality wines and offer the best of Portugal, producer Companhia das Lezírias is extremely excited to introduce new wines to its Tyto alba range. Find out more about it below.

Also take a look at the most recent reviews by Julia Harding for JancisRobinson.com and Mark Squires for RobertParker.com and don't miss out our wine releases!


SPOTLIGHT
 

Always seeking to provide high quality wines and offer the best of Portugal, the producer has introduce two new wines to Tyto alba range.

From the demarcated wine region of Tejo, Tyto alba Castelao and Tyto alba Moscatel Galego are the new and limited editions.                                                                                                                                                                        


Made from the Castelao (100%) grape variety grown in sandy soil, this wine shows the best of the indigenous grape variety's heritage found at Companhia das Lezírias. 

The wine was fermented with indigenous yeasts and maceration for 3 days  Fermentation took place in stainless steel. The wine aged in small clay amphorae (140 liters each) for 12 months.

Influenced by the Tagus river, Tyto alba Castelão presents an elegant and discreet aroma, showing red fruits well combined with notes of earth and clay. Very elegant with silky tannins and a persistent finish.

The wine is perfect as an appetizer or accompanying fish dishes and white meats.

Limited Production: 3466 bottles






Made from the Moscatel Galego (100%) grape variety grown in sandy soil, this wine shows the best of the indigenous grape variety's heritage found at Companhia das Lezírias. 

The wine fermented with indigenous yeasts and aged in stainless steel, where it stayed on fine lees for 6 months.

Wine with crystalline appearance and a salmon colour, Tyto alba Moscatel Galego presents an elegant and complex aroma, balanced between floral and fruity notes. The palate is enveloping, characterized by a vibrant freshness. 

Ideal as an aperitif or accompanying salads, sushi and fish dishes.

Limited Production: 3246 bottles



Full Tyto alba range:

    

Tyto alba - Such a secret is worth sharing!


OTHER NEWS

Reviews by Julia Harding
JancisRobinson.com, March 2018








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1836 Grande Reserva White DOC do Tejo 2016    17 pts

1836 Grande Reserva Red DOC do Tejo 2015    17 pts

Andreza Códega do Larinho DOC Douro 2017    16 pts

Andreza Reserva Red DOC Douro 2015    16.5 pts

Lua Cheia em Vinhas Velhas Red DOC Douro 2016    16 pts

Lua Cheia em Vinhas Velhas Rose DOC Douro 2017    16 pts

Lua Cheia em Vinhas Velhas White DOC Douro 2017    16.5 pts

Nostalgia Alvarinho 10 Barricas Vinho Verde DOC 2016    17 pts

Secretum DOC Douro 2016    17 pts

Tyto alba Castelão DOC Do Tejo 2015    16.5 pts

Tyto alba Moscatel Galego DOC Do Tejo 2017    16.5 pts

Tyto alba Red DOC Do Tejo 2014    16.5 pts

Tyto alba Rose DOC Do Tejo 2017    16 pts

Tyto alba Sauvignon Blanc DOC Do Tejo 2017    16 pts

Tyto alba Touriga Nacional DOC Do Tejo 2015    16 pts

Tyto alba White DOC Do Tejo 2017    16.5 pts

Cheers!



Reviews by Mark Squires 
RobertParker.com #236,  April 2018



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1836 Grande Reserva White DOC do Tejo 2016   91 points

Herdade de Catapereiro Escolha White Regional Tejo 2016   88 points

Lua Cheia em Vinhas Velhas DOC Douro Rose 2017   88 points

Nostalgia 10 Barricas Vinho Verde DOC 2016   91 points

Poseidon (2nd edition) DOC Douro 2014   90 points

Tyto alba Touriga Nacional DOC Do Tejo 2015   89 points

Cheers!


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