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Herdade do Esporão Monte Velho 2017

75cl Volume

£3.85 (Approximate price)

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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.

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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2017 Other vintages
Appellation:Alentejo (Alentejo, Portugal)
Winery: Herdade do Esporão
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Aragonêz, Syrah, Touriga Nacional, Trincadeira
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13.5%

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

APPELLATION: Alentejo

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

TEMPERATURE: 16-18°C

ALCOHOL: 13.5%

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How to serve

Consumption temp.

16-18ºC

The Winery

Herdade do Esporão

Herdade do Esporão

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."

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Reviews of Herdade do Esporão Monte Velho 2017

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4/5

Despite being young, it is an immediately quaffable wine, dark and fruity AND at an amazing price of around £5.80/bott incl delivery
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4 /5

Very decent drop at an equally good price
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Reviews of other vintages of Herdade do Esporão Monte Velho 201720152014

4/5

Good everyday
Wine
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Anonymous
Monte Velho 2015

4.5/5

excellent value for money
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Michael Vogt
Monte Velho 2014