After a careful vinification with controlled temperature and maceration, 40% of the wine was matured in new French oak barrels for a period of 18 months and a small parcel aged in stainless steel vats.
Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca
The wine, made from the noblest Douro grapes, has a dark red colour and reveals its ripe red fruits aroma with an unique complexity and scents of wood. This wine finishes with a great elegancy and a memorable taste to fruits.
Store and Serve Advices:
Storage Lying down at a temperature of 15°C. Serve at a temperature of 16°C to 18ºC.
It can be enjoyed with your favourite red meat or Cheeses and can cellaring for up to 10 years.
Reviews and Awards:
. 17 points in Revista de Vinhos;
. 16,5 points in Vinho Grandes Escolhas;
. Bronze medal Decanter World Wine Awards 2015 (2011);
. Silver medal International Wine Challenge 2015 (2011).
18,5 pts Vinho Grandes Escolhas - A sweet and fine nose with prune sauce, raisin, hints of exotic wood, wood tar and sweet tobacco. Relatively slender nose,...
94 pts Wine Spectator - Very elegant and refined, with deep, rich flavors of raspberry, red plum and dark cherry that are complex and feature plenty of...
15 pts Revista de Vinhos - Ruby red colour. Warm flavours of jammy forest fruit combined with aromas of violets and touches of spice. In the palate it's...
18,5 pts Vinho Grandes Escolhas - Superb colour, full body and very fine aroma and flavour. As the wine ages it softens and slowly sheds its deep dark...