Learn about Arinto — taste profile, popular regions and more …
A white Portugese variety documented mainly along coastal vineyards surrounding Bucelas and Lisbon.
Tasting Notes for Arinto
Arinto is a light-bodied white wine with a prominent acidity, making it a white that could potentially benefit from aging. It is noted for zesty citrus, floral and nutty qualities, showing more peach fruit as it ages.
Perfect Food Pairings for Arinto
Try Arinto with bacalhau, sea bass, red snapper, grilled sausages and sushi.
Sommelier Secrets for Arinto
When it serves as a blending ingredient in Vinho Verde, it is called Pedernã.
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- Pinot Gris/Grigio100
- Other White Blends46
- Gruner Veltliner26
- Chenin Blanc19
- Rhône White Blends9
- Bordeaux White Blends8
- Pinot Blanc8
- Other White Wine6
- Grenache Blanc4
- Melon de Bourgogne2
- Pedro Ximénez1
Quinta da Raza Dom Diogo Arinto 2016Arinto from Portugal