Anselmo Mendes Vinhos Lda.

Zona Industrial de Penso, Lote 2, 4960-310 Melgaco
Portugal

Telephone +351 227 128541
Fax +351 227 128541

This company is co-exhibitor of
Vinho Verde - CVRVV

Trade fair hall

  • Hall 10 / D02
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ProWein 2017 hall map (Hall 10): stand D02

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ProWein 2017 fairground map: Hall 10

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 01  Wines (according to cultivable areas)
  • 01.01  Europe
  • 01.01.17  Portugal
  • 01.01.17.16  Vinho Verde

Our products

Product category: Vinho Verde

Muros Antigos Escolha 2015

Denomination
DOC Vinho Verde
Varieties
20% Alvarinho, 40% Loureiro and 40% Avesso
Production
60.000 bottles
Alcohol
12% v/v
Total acidity
6,2 g/L Tartaric Acid
Acceptable storage time
5 years

Type of wine
White wine made from a selection of the three best white Varieties in the Region: Alvarinho, Loureiro and Avesso.
Alvarinho conveys structure and body, Loureiro aromatic intensity and Avesso acidity and minerality.

Key points
Soft pressing of the whole de-stemmed grape. Extreme cold must clarification.
12-16ºC low temperature fermentation.
Minimum 4-month ageing on fine lees.

Tasting notes
Floral, fruity aroma. Fresh, fruity flavour.
Good structure and well-balanced.

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Product category: Vinho Verde

Muros Antigos Loureiro Escolha 2015

Denomination
DOC Vinho Verde
Varieties
100% Loureiro
Production
40.000 bottles
Alcohol
12% v/v
Total acidity
6,8 g/L Tartaric Acid
Acceptable storage time
7 years

Type of wine
White wine from the Loureiro grape variety, grown in the River Lima Valley.
Strong climatic influence from the Atlantic.
Very original perfume of varietal origin.

Key points
Short skin maceration. Soft pressing of the whole de-stemmed grape.
Cold clarification for 48 hours. Long fermentation at temperatures between 12º and 16ºC.
Minimum 4-month ageing on fine lees.

Tasting notes
Intense citrus and floral aromas.
Fresh, with dry, fruity finish.
Finish with the strong character of the grape variety of flowers and citrus fruits.

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Product category: Vinho Verde

Muros Antigos Alvarinho 2012

Denomination
DOC Vinho Verde Alvarinho Monção and Melgaço
Varieties
100% Alvarinho
Production
100.000 bottles
Alcohol
12,5% v/v
Total acidity
5,6 g/L Tartaric Acid
Acceptable storage time
10 years

Type of wine
White wine from the Alvarinho grape variety, grown exclusively in Monção and Melgaço.
It originates in vineyards on sunny hillsides with poor granite soils.
The wine is very mineral, with a good structure and body while maintaining freshness.

Key points
Pressing of the whole de-stemmed grape.
Cold clarification for 48 hours.
Long fermentation at low temperatures of 14º to 20ºC.
Minimum 6-month ageing on fine lees.

Tasting notes
Citrus and slightly tropical notes.
Full bodied with good structure, fresh and mineral.
Long finish with the light bitter citrus taste of the Alvarinho variety.

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About us

Company details

The work of Anselmo Mendes is recogni-sed in Portugal and abroad, not only for the excellence of the wines he produces but also for the surprising and consistent manner in which he innovates. The fermentation of Alvarinho grapes in wooden casks or the use of traditional vinification techniques, such as fermentation on skins, are just some of the methods that set these wines apart in the world of whites.
Focusing on the Alvarinho, Loureiro and Avesso varieties, Anselmo Mendes produces serene white wines that have already won various prizes and distinctions and earned the trust of the most demanding critics and wine lovers all over the world.
The original expression of a passion rooted in the past, crystallized by long experience and know-how.

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