The magazine Grandes Escolhas of August 2018 held a Great Tasting with whites from the Douro, the text by João Paulo Martins states that “the most important thing is to achieve a good maturation while conserving acidity. For this, the location of the vineyard is essential ”.
With great pride, Maritávora Grande Reserva Branco 2015, from our beloved old vine over 100 years old, came in first place, alongside Guro, Redoma, Mirabilis and Maria Isabel Vinhas da Princesa.
It is presented as “Old vine with more than 100 years old, in the Douro Superior. Fermentation and aged for 6 months in barrel. Citrus loaded in color, complex aroma, still closed and needing time. Note the wood, the ripe fruit, the mysterious side of the scraped stone. Excellent acidity, voluminous, well designed structure. Serious, vigorous and promising. (12.5%) ”