An Indigenous grape, basically grown in the North of  Portugal (i.e. Douro Region) this grape is high in acidity And can be quite powerful in alcohol. Used for blending in still wines and white Port.

Colour: Light

Frequency: Rare


Origin: Portugal

Maturity: Early

Sensitivity to diseases: Less prone to diseases

Area(s) Cultivated: Europe → Portugal (Douro, Tras-os-Montes)

Where  (map)

Type of Wines [ Profile ] – Pointe vers des profils types 

Our Reference(s):

  • Quinta Nova de Nossa Senhora do Carmo, Mirabilis Grande Reserva 2011


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