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Listrão Vinho da Corda White 2021

59,90 €

The "Vinho da Corda" was one of the ways that the "licorosos" were prepared before the arrival of fortification in the mid-seventeenth century. The vines, previously planted closer to the sea, were able to reach other degrees of ripeness, the grapes were almost pressed, allowing a must naturally strong in alcohol. The technique consisted in crushing these grapes in a press, where the first clearer and fresher wine was called "a...

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Producer Producer: Companhia de Vinhos dos Profetas e dos Villões
Oenology: António Maçanita
Region Madeira - Porto Santo
Grapes Listrão (Listan Blanco or Palomino Fino)
Soil Vineyards with traditional low conduction, close to the ground, protected from strong winds by reed or crochet walls.
Age of Vines: Over 80 years.
Soils: Limestone soils with sandy texture, pH>8.5.
Winemaking The grapes were harvested by hand on Saturday, August 14, on the island of Porto Santo, chosen bucket by bucket and then loaded onto a refrigerated truck for transport by boat to Madeira (as it is not legal to vinify them on Porto Santo). At 11:00 a.m. they were pressed, in whole bunches, into decantation tanks inside a refrigerated container, and three pressing fractions were separated, without any use of SO2. From the last fraction of the pressing "the Corda must" , was transferred to old wine pipos to ferment and age for 18 months.
Aging 18 months in old wine pipos of Madeira Wine.
Capacity 750 ml
Volume Alcohol by Volume: 13%
Temperature 12ºC - 14ºC
Harmonizations Octopus stew, fish stew (caldeirada) and tuna steak with fried corn.
Wine's Awards 94 Points - Robert Parker

On the island of Madeira, those from Porto Santo are called “Profetas" (prophets). This nickname is a response to “Villões” (villains), which the people of Porto Santo call Madeirans, that come from the name "vila" (city) which gained a double connotation.

The wines of Profetas e Villões are, therefore, something that could only have been born on these islands, like their audacious nicknames.

Companhia dos Profetas e dos Villões Project

The challenge thrown at António Maçanita came from Nuno Faria, partner of the restaurant 100 Maneiras, from Madeira and with a history in Porto Santo, where he spends his holidays since he was a child. When confined during the beginning of the pandemic on the island, he shared with António Maçanita the enchantment for these creeping vines with white walls.

Dry Sweet
Un-oaked Oak aged
Light Full-bodied
Drink now To cellar

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