Loureiro Blanco, Marqués (in the area of ​​Salvaterra, Arbo)


García de los Salmones (1914) cittala as cultivated in Pobra do Caramiñal (A Coruña) and in Las Nieves (Pontevedra). In the Viticultural Cadastre of 1983 it is indicated as cultivated in the province of A Coruña and in that of Pontevedra. This cultivar has its origin in CaíñoBravo (Díaz-Losada et al., 2010, 2011).

Current situation

It is a variety of the IXP Ribeiras do Morrazo. It is also recognized as an authorized variety in the DEL Monterrei and as a preferred in the DD. OO.Rías Baixas, Ribeiro, Ribeira Sacra and Valdeorras.

Ratings about your crop

Variety of early sprouts and late maturation; high production in relation to Albariño; sensitive to botrytis and moderately sensitive to powdery mildew. It produces wines that are not very alcoholic (9.5-11.5% v / v) and of high acidity (7.7-9.5 g / L) and low pH (2.9-3). The wines have a very high aromatic intensity, with aromas of laurel, muscatel, fruit compote and white flowers. In the mouth, it has little body and a predominance of acidic edges. It is adapted for the elaboration in mixture with other varieties; Due to its high terpene content it marks the wines that carry this variety incorporated. It is recommended in mixtures not to exceed 10%.

Morphological description

The new pámpano presents the open limb with hair lying down of medium density, without pigmentation or with pigmentation reberetadade very weak intensity. The dorsal side of the train, as well as the dorsal and ventral side of the knot, is green and red, while the ventral side of the train is green. The buds present anthocyanin pigmentation at the base of the bract of weak intensity.

New Sheet
The new leaf is tanned with hair lying medium density.

Adult leaf
The average green leaf has medium size and pentagonal shape, with five lobes; hairy, with average density of hairs lying down and low hairs raised between the main nerves of the underside and low density of hairs lying and raised on the main nerves of the underside; flat profile; limb with medium avultation and weak swelling; presence of anthocyanin pigmentation on the main nerves of the underside of the limbus that affects the petiolar point; teeth with a mixture of straight and convex sides, of medium length in relation to their width; petiolar sinus with lobes half superimposed and with the base in the form of a key; upper lateral sinuses open with U-shaped base; Petiole slightly shorter than the main nerve.

The cluster is conical, long, of width and compacidademedia and with presence of 1 or 2 at. The peduncle of short length.

The yellow-green bago has a spherical shape.


Loureira 1
Loureira 2
Source: EVEGA