Quinta do Sagrado (Douro)
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Description · Quinta do Sagrado
- View: Sagrado 2015 has a deep red colour with violet highlights.
- Nose: Intense dark aromas, full of black-plum fruit, rockrose, and violet.
- Mouth: Structured wine, with a rich and fruity flavour on the mouth. Elegant finish with balanced tannins.
VINEYARD: Quinta do Sagrado. Located in the traditional wine-producing region of Douro in Portugal, this vineyard has an estate of 20 hectares, and a mean altitude of 420 meters above sea level. The unique microclimate and the quality of the soil make for excellent wines of the most traditional Portuguese varieties.
GRAPES: 49% Touriga Nacional, 30% Vinhas Velhas, 11% Touriga Franca, and 10% Tinta Amarela.
PREPARATION: This wine is made from a batch of old traditional varieties from the Douro region, including a 30% of old grapes. The grapes are harvested manually and the best are separated for foot trotting on open granite top tanks. The must is then transported to the tanks for fermentation. This stage is carried out in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature. The wine is then separated in batches for ageing, one portion in stainless steel vats, and the other in oak barrels, until it is ready to be blended and bottled.
PAIRING: Perfect wine to accompany various appetizers, and tapas.
RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16-18°C
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