Portugal does have a large reputation in the world of wine. However, that reputation primarily centers around the delicious port. That being said, Portugal has been making wine for over 1,000 years and they are so much more than just port. Right now, the country is one of the hot spots in the world for amazing values. And where there are amazing values, we at Splash Wines soon follow.
Portuguese wines use a lot of grapes native to the country that most in America have never sampled. However, these grapes help express the natural flavors of Portugal. The Mare Viva White is no exception. Blended with two native grapes, Roupiero and Rabo-de-Ovelha, the
Crisp and refreshing in nature, this wine is everything you want a white wine to be. The balance of the two grapes is perfect. The Rabo-de-Ovelha is a big and bold grape, packed with flavor. The Roupeiro is more subtle and balancing. With the two together, you have a simply delicious wine.