Zesty Sparklers Will Make Holidays Light and Fun

Casal Garcia offers fresh, flavorful and affordable sparkling wines to celebrate the New Year

Nov 30, 2015, 08:00 ET from Aveleda S.A.

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Portuguese winery Aveleda presents its Casal Garcia range of fresh, zesty, and food-friendly sparklers for the New Year celebrations. Designed to fit any holiday celebration – dinners, parties and more romantic setups - Casal Garcia wines offer both white and rose at an affordable price. Whether you're in a mood for white or rose, Casal Garcia sparkling wines are ideal for moments of joy, celebration and happiness.

Ideal for sipping on a cool evening

Casal Garcia Sparkling White - Scents of white flowers, green apples and tropical fruits live in perfect harmony in this elegant and delicate sparkling semi-dry wine with a fresh and lively finish. Elegant and delicate, it can be enjoyed alone as an aperitif, with a wide range of seafood dishes like crab cakes and oysters, or with desserts such as strawberry cheesecake and lemon tart.

  • Grape Varietals : Loureiro and Arinto
  • Alcohol : 11%
  • Price : $10
  • Best served: Between 40-45ºF

Perfect for a flamboyant toasting

Casal Garcia Sparkling Rose - With aromas of red berries, wild strawberries and floral notes, this semi-dry wine is elegant and intense, and its finish is marked by a vibrant freshness. This rose will pair well with canapes, fresh hors d'oeuvres, seafood or desserts such as chocolate strawberries.

  • Grape Varietals : Vinhao, Borracal and Azal Tinto
  • Alcohol : 11%
  • Price : $12
  • Best served : Between 40-45ºF

About Aveleda S.A.

Established in 1870, Aveleda S.A. is a family-owned winery with more than 140 years of winemaking tradition. Created in 1939, Casal Garcia is Aveleda's second brand and has today become the best-selling Vinho Verde in the world. Preserving its familial character, Aveleda has evolved and developed its winemaking by adapting to market demands, and investing in new technologies along every step of the way.  A market leader in the Vinho Verde Region, Aveleda is one of the largest wine producers in Portugal and exports over half of its output to more than 70 countries across the globe every year. A short walk through the Quinta da Aveleda estate exhibits that the quest for perfection and the love for winemaking are core values for the Guedes family.

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Email: suzanne.sebiane@sopexa.com
Tel: +1 (212) 386-7439

- Casal Garcia, the number one Vinho Verde worldwide, celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2014 and continues its commitment of bringing happiness to its consumers -

SOURCE Aveleda S.A.