A top white grape in Portugal known in some areas as Maria Gomez. Wines deliver high intensity floral aromas and medium body. More recently it's been successfully blended with Viognier.
- Body: Medium-Light
- Sweetness: Dry
- Tannin: Low/None
- Acidity: Medium-Low
- Alcohol: 11.5–13.5% ABV
This wine begs for fresh foods with an herbal note. Try Fernão Pires with cucumber dill salad, California sushi, or Vietnamese fresh rolls.
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