Tasting notes

Color grenade struck by the elegance and depth of its features. Aromas of dark rich berry fruits, bitter chocolate and exotic spices define the complexity that accompanies the powerful structure, fresh and long persistence, resulting in a very personal and distinct wine, a source of pleasure for discerning consumers. This wine has a structure that allows a good evolution in bottle.

Suggestions

A special wine for great events and high quality cuisine like venison and beef. Decant 15 minutes before serving. It should be served at a temperature of 16 °C to 18 °C (60.5 0F to 64.50F).

  • Alicante Bouschet 40%
  • Trincadeira 40%
  • Touriga Nacional 20%

Viticulture and Enology

The grapes were harvested manually with small boxes in the vineyards of Herdade da Figueira de Cima, which surround the winery. After which they are cleaned. The grapes will ferment in french oak casks Seguin Moreau with controlled temperature, and a part of the aged later in barrels of French oak of the same cooperage for 24 months. The bottling has been preceded by an infiltration by territories of middle porosity and the bottles have aged at least one year before being released for sale.

Months in Seguin Moreau Oak

Years Aged in bottle

Good wines improve with time

We belive in the old way of producing wines, we trust our wines enough to age them up to 10 years in bottle. Keeping them in our seller for such  a long time.