Alvaro Castro


Alvaro Castro 'D.A.C.' Tinto 2013
"Alvaro Castro, who is a civil engineer, inherited Quinta da Pellada, which dates back to the year 1570, in 1980. At the time, of his inheritance, he decided to make something out of the estate. He wanted to give it his full time and attention. Rapidly the enthusiasm for his wines made him decide to

Alvaro Castro Dao White 2013
"A yellow straw hue and fine aromatic intensity with hints of white pulp and tropical fruit, as well as a mineral component that provides it with its freshness. In the mouth it is initially dry and has a lively acidity, well-balanced with the wine's fine body. Tropical fruits prevail in its suitably

Alvaro Castro 'D.A.C.' Tinto 2011
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93  Wine & Spirits 
Wine & Spirits 93 "Best Buy. Dão was once famed for light-bodied, elegant reds like this, only this wine is fresher, brighter and more graceful on release than the old guard used to be. Its refinement starts in the scent of crushed herbs and cracked green peppercorns, tickling the tongue like a

Alvaro Castro 'Dao' White 2011
"After hand harvesting and macerating, this wine is obtained after a fermentation period followed by a 1 month batonnage (lee stirring) period. This process results in extra volume to the wine that works well within its mineral and acidic properties. All stainless steel. Vine age: 15-45 years." ~