Carlos Alonzo Wines is the maker of this Piano , a red wine from the region of Douro that is made with tinta roriz, touriga nacional, tinta barroca and touriga franca. Drinks&Co users rate this red wine with 4,5 out of 5 points.
“TASTING NOTES:View: A rich ruby redNose: An intriguingly complex aroma with notes of ripe red fruits and a whisper of white floralsMouth: Rounded body on the mouth with a layered flavour and balanced acidity. Luscious notes of juicy forest berries, plum, blackcurrant, and a subtle touch of toasted oak. The firm tannins nestle on the palate for a long and satisfying finish.APPELLATION: DouroVINEYARD: Douro. Doura is located in the heart of the Douro Valley in northern Portugal, where the climate is typically Mediterranean. The vines were planted in 1991 and 1992 on south-facing slopes. Harvest took place between the third and fourth weeks of September. GRAPES: 50% Touriga Franca, 20% Touriga Nacional, 15% Tinta Barroca, 15% Tinta RorizAGEING: Matured for 9 months in old French oak barrels, then stabilized and aged in the bottle for a further. Will cellar well for up to 3 years.PREPARATION: Each grape variety was vinified separately. Alcoholic fermentation took place in large stainless-steel vats which were temperature controlled to 28ºC. The alcoholic fermentation was followed by maceration is smaller stainless-steel vats.PAIRING: Turkey, roasted chicken, duck, smoked pork, charcuterie, fish, mature cheeses, herbal salads.RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 14-16°CALCOHOL: 13.6%”