Your Shopping Cart Items in Cart: 0 Subtotal: $0.00 Product Search Email Sign-Up For Tasting Events and Special Offers! Shop for All Wine Gift Certificates Wine Club $30 Wine-of-the-Month Club Two great bottles of wines each month for just $30, plus shipping (and sales tax for CA residents). How cool is that?! More info Outstanding Wines for $20 or less Organic, Biodynamic & Other Natural Wines Champagne, Sparkling Wines & Pet'Nat Rosés Sherry Sake Beer for Wine Lovers Deals and Steals Unicorn Wines (Seriously!) Contact Us Vineyardgate 238 Broadway Millbrae, CA, 94030 [p] 650 552 9530 [f] 650 259 0520 firstname.lastname@example.org Bairrada DOC White Vinho Regional Beiras Arinto, Quinta do Poco do Lobo (Caves Sao Joao) 1995 Price: Quantity: Inventory Status: Out of Stock - do not order this product at this time General Info A stunning 20-year-old Portuguese white that's worthy of comparison to old vintages of Lopez de Heredia's white Rioja. Made from the Arinto grape--one of the oldest Portuguese varieties--it's high acidity, especially when grown near the coast, allows the wine to age for decades while retaining crisp freshness. This single-vineyard Arinto comes from the Quinta do Poco do Lobo estate, situated less than 10 miles from the sea in the northern region of Portugal. The old estate was acquired by Caves Sao Joao back in 1972. Just like Lopez de Heredia, Caves Sao Joan--owned by the Costa family--cellars theirs wines in perfect condition for 20 to 40 years so they can age gracefully before release. They have just started to release their older wines to the US. This brilliant 1995 Arinto from the Quinta do Poco do Lobo vineyard is an amazing opening salvo!