“Two friends”, a couple of buddies that together have made a project, bold, innovative and with a strong connection to the rural world: the village of Alfalfar in the sub-region of Terras de Sicó.
Terras de Sicó
In the village of Alfafar, located in Terras de Sicó there is a sub region created by the force, work and willingness of the people.
The name of the village where the headquarters of this project is located, Alfafar, has an Arabic origin meaning "Potter's lands". According to the history of the ancients, there existed the barriers (where the new vineyards were located) where the clay, that fed the needs of the neighboring Roman city of Conímbriga, was extracted.
The soils are limestone and clay with different nuances with small shale outcrops. The old vineyard “Two friends” is about 40 years old and in some locations still preserves the old pruning system of this region. The new vineyard with about 12 years is located in the area known as “Barriers” and is already completely bedridden. For the red wines the main produced grapes are Baga, Touriga Nacional and Tinta Roriz and for the whites: Fernão Pires, Arinto, Rabo de Ovelha e Carniceira.
Prepared with Fernão Pires, Arinto e Rabo de Ovelha, it is a wine that highlights the different grape varieties that composes it. With a beautiful and attractive citrus lemon colour, with greenish reflections. It has a fine and delicate aroma (more intense if served at moderately cold temperatures, between the 8˚ and the 10˚C. Mature lemon peel aroma...
Sparkling wine produced by the classical method, made from the Arinto (Pedernã), Bical, Cercial, Chardonnay and Fernão Pires grape varieties, is a sparkling wine with a sweet, citrus-yellow tinge, fresh, light, rosy aroma and a discreet fruity, honey and peach. The time between bottling and the "degorgement" was 12 months.
With a beautiful and intense ruby colour with pink tones revealing the youth of the wine, is prepared with Baga, Tinta Roriz and Touriga Nacional. The aromas are intense and fruity with a fresh entrance in the mouth with the presence of tannins. In the end keeps freshness, and fruity aromas are intensified when accompanying a meal.
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