Vale de Lobos - Grande Escolha - José e Violante - Red - 75cl
Type of Wine: Red Wine
Protected Designation: Regional Tejo Grande Escolha
Harvest year: 2013
Wineries: Quinta da Ribeirinha
Volume: 750 ML
Grapes: Touriga Nacional, Alicante Bouschet, Syrah
Allergens: Contains sulfites
Alcohol percentage: 14,5%
Temperature: 18° C
With a granate colour, it exhibits a richness of aromas that reminds nuts, pines and spices with na intense balsamic note. In the mouth it as an evolving structure, round tannins, with aftertaste and a long and elegante ending. Serve it at 18°C., with red meat and game. Store the bottle horizontally in a cool, dry place protected from the light.
Winemaking:The grapes of the varieties Touriga Nacional, Alicante Bouschet and Syrah harvested in the end of september were fermented in traditional vats with selected yeasts at the temperature of 28°C., followed by post-fermentative skin maceration during 4 weeks. During this process the malolactic fermentation took place. Aged 9 months in French oak barrels.