Top 2% wine in the world
Blend: 71% Encruzado + 29% Verdelho
From: Portugal, Dao DOC
By: Quinta Dos Carvalhais
This is a medium bodied white made from a blend of Encruzado and Verdelho, grape varieties native to the Dao region where the Sogrape company work to produce fine wines from Spanish grapes. Wine from the Quinta Dos Carvalhais estate is made by seasoned winemaker Beatriz Cabral de Almeida.
A tropical and balanced wine awarded silver medals at the Decanter World Wine Awards and the International Wine and Spirit Awards in 2015. The Quinta Dos Carvalhais estate is run using traditional wine making practices with a helping hand from the most up-to-date technology, ensuring that the wines from the estate are consistently drinkable. Branca Reserva is aged for 36 months in French and Russian oak barrels.
Vivino users rate it a top wine with a stunning 4.2!