Casa Santos Lima - Azulejo

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Casa Santos Lima is the biggest producer from the Lisboa wine region, responsible for more than a third of the exports of the wine under appellation Vinho Regional Lisboa and DOC Alenquer.

Considerable investment ensures they have the top wine technology for continuous innovation making them one of the most globally decorated vineyards in terms of awards. Casa Santos Lima is family owned (4th generation) with more than 350 ha of vineyards. It was founded by Joaquim Santos Lima at the end of the 19th century who was already a well-known wine producer and exporter.

The Estate is formed by several “Quintas” all belonging to the family for longer than a century. They advanced greatly when Jose Luis Santos Lima (great grandson of the founder) left his financial full time job and started with their own brands and bottle plant.

Extremely fresh and aromatic, with tropical and citrus fruit character.

It is light-bodied, with crisp fresh lemon and other citric notes and a fruity balance.

A great wine for many occasions but it is a perfect lunchtime white wine that has flavours distinct enough to partner many dishes.

This wine has all the flavours with less alcohol and less calories. pure Fun in a glass!

Award: Gold Medal at Berliner Wine Trophy 2012

Style: Aromatic light white.

Dietary: Vegetarian and vegan.

Environmental Practice: Sustainable agriculture / integrated pest management.

Serving Temperature: 8 - 10C

Suggestions: An easy drinking wine that can is great as an aperitif and can also be enjoyed with light meals such as salads, fish, shellfish, cold courses and Indian food.