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Bravo de Esmolfe Apple - DOP

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Bravo de Esmolfe Apple - DOP
Location Rua António Augusto Ferreira Quinta do Fontelo
3500-021 VISEU
District:Viseu
County :Viseu
Parish:Santa Maria
Contacts Tel:232440958
Fax:232440980
Email:Felba@mail.pt

Apple with a 5cm diameter, of oblong-conical shape and whitish bark, with a white, soft, juicy and sweet pulp. The production is obtained through scattered trees, at altitudes of 350-550 m. The area of orchards is 140 ha and the average number of trees per old orchard is 800-1600 and about 400 in the new ones. The apple goes into production in a slow manner, every two years. The tree is known since the eighteenth century and this variety is originally from the village of Esmolfe (Penalva do Castelo) and would have been obtained from a tree that grew spontaneously.

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Responsable: FELBA - Centro de Valorização das Frutas e Legumes da Beira Alta

Annual production (tonnes): 1000

Area of production (hectares): 140

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MORE INFORMATION

Responsable: FELBA - Centro de Valorização das Frutas e Legumes da Beira Alta

Annual production (tonnes): 1000

Area of production (hectares): 140

If any of the information is incorrect, please send an email to lifecooler office

Localização Rua António Augusto Ferreira Quinta do Fontelo
3500-021 VISEU
Distrito:Viseu
County:Viseu
Parish:Santa Maria
Contactos Tel:232440958
Fax:232440980
Email:Felba@mail.pt

If any of the information is incorrect, please send an email to lifecooler office

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