Details

  • Type: White
  • Country: Portugal
  • Region: Minho
  • Vintage: 2016/2017
  • Producer: Quinta das Arcas
  • Primary grape: Loureiro
  • Secondary grape: Arinto
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £6.33
  • Code: 33968

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Leaf

Expression

Zesty, herbaceous or aromatic whites

Calamari
Avocado Toast
  • High-acid cheeses such as goats’ or sheeps’ cheese e.g. crottin de Chavignol, pecorino. Lightly smoked cheese
  • Calamari, cerviche. Delicate white fish e.g. sole. Fried with chips, kedgeree, mackerel, shellfish, smoked trout
  • Anise, bay leaf, caraway, chervil, coriander, dill, ginger, lemongrass, mint, oregano, parsley, tarragon
  • Steamed, braised chicken, pork, veal
  • Light creamy herb, fishbased sauces, olive oil or light cream e.g. clam sauce. Apple with less-dry wines, tartare sauce
  • Good with Thai dishes (less sweet) and moderately spiced fish and shellfish dishes e.g. fish or chicken tagine, harissa
  • Asparagus, avocado, goat’s cheese, smoked-fish salads. Olives, peas, spinach, vegetarian quiches

About the Wine

This excellent white wine made by Quinta das Arcas is produced in Minho. This wine is exclusive to Matthew Clark meaning you won't find it at multiple retailers. Available in 75cl bottles, supplied by Quinta das Arcas. Quinta das Arcas Arca Nova Branco is a delighful wine, made from Pinot Noir grapes. This screwcap wine is created with added sulphites. The wine is one of a growing number in our list that can be enjoyed by vegan drinkers. With fresh and fruity aromas it's a suitable match for mediteranean and light fish dishes.

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