Nestled tightly within the rolling hills of Portugal and extending its roots to various corners of the globe, the Verdelho grape variety stands as a testament to the artistry of winemaking and the enchanting diversity of flavours that are found within the world of wine. With it’s fascinating origins tracing all the way back to the volcanic soils of the Azores and Madeira, Verdelho has journeyed across continents, captivating palates and distinctive characteristics.
Verdelho Grape Variety Charctertistics
Crack open a bottle of Verdelho, and you’re hit with a huge burst of tropical paradise. Think juicy pineapple, ripe mango, and a hint of citrus zest that add that extra beautiful zing. It’s like taking a whiff of summer in a glass! As well as a subtle floral vibe going on too, like a bouquet of sunshine!
Now, onto the good stuff- the taste test! Verdelho has an easy-going medium bodied feel to it, with just the right amount of zingy acidity to be able to keep things really interesting. It’s like a tropical fruit explosion on your palate, with pineapple, guava, and a splash of citrus stealing the show. And the finish? Crisp, clean, and oh-so-refreshing. Trust us, you’ll be reaching for another sip in no time.