Wine Advocate"The 2006 ALVARINHO is from the sub-region of Moncao, one of six in the region, and the area known for 100% Alvarinhos. This is the type of wine that is attracting attention and garnering renewed respect for Vinho Verde. It has 13% alcohol, another change in how you might view Vinho Verde. After the lighter Loureiro reviewed here, this seems remarkable in its depth and intensity. It is, to be sure, bright and sunny itself, but it has an underlying solidity that is impressive for Vinho Verde. Ther...