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.
- Sauvignon Blanc45
- Pinot Gris/Grigio14
- Other White Blends11
- Chenin Blanc9
- Rhône White Blends9
- Gruner Veltliner5
- Bordeaux White Blends3
- Pinot Blanc3
- Melon de Bourgogne2
- Other White Wine2
- Standard (750ml)1
Quinta de Chocapalha Arinto 2018Arinto from Portugal