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Monte Velho 2017 is a typical red wine from the Alentejo. A nearby hill, "Monte" in Portuguese, inspired its name. It has been elaborated by the Herdade do Esporão for over 20 years and it fair to say that every vintage convinces wine lovers with its rustic and fruity aromas. Monte Velho 2017 is a Portuguese with great value for money that perfectly reflects the qualities of the local terroir. This is the ideal wine for a regular meal with friends or family members.
Elaboration of Herdade do Esporão Monte Velho 2017
Herdade do Esporão Monte Velho 2017 (Aragonêz, Syrah, Touriga Nacional and Trincadeira)
TASTING NOTES of Monte Velho 2017:
- View: deep red ruby
- Nose: aromas of red and dark berries with a spicy hint and earth notes.
- Mouth: a fresh and elegant red wine with a good fruit depth. Pleasant structure
VINEYARD: Herdade do Esporão
GRAPES: Aragonêz, Syrah, Touriga Nacional, Trincadeira,
PREPARATION: Destemming, crushing, primary fermentation in stainless steel temperature controlled tanks, pressing, malolactic fermentation, 6 months ageing in tanks and in American oak.
PAIRING: Cheese, Meat such as Roast, Red meat, Grilled meat
How to serve
The philosophy of the company “The Esporão project began in the Alentejo from an irrepressible desire to make the finest wines. This is the basis of everything we do and something we extend to other products and regions. Everywhere, nature inspires us and helps us to improve. We respect and protect it, building a more promising future."More about the Winery