Casa Santos Lima Barricas Reserva 2016

Casa Santos Lima (Lisbon)

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Casa Santos Lima produces this Casa Santos Lima Barricas Reserva 2016 , a red wine from Lisbon vinified with trincadeira, touriga franca, syrah and cabernet sauvignon from 2016 and has an alcoholic strength of 13%. According to Drinks&Co users, this red wine earns 4 out of 5 points.

Technical sheet · Casa Santos Lima Barricas Reserva

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2016 Other vintages
2015, 2014, 2012 and 2010
Appellation:Lisbon (Portugal)
Winery: Casa Santos Lima
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Touriga Franca, Trincadeira
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13%

Description · Casa Santos Lima

Casa Santos Lima Barricas Reserva 2016 (Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Touriga Franca and Trincadeira)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: A deep ruby red.
  • Nose: An alluring bouquet of soft red fruits, winter spices, violet flower petals, and a touch of cocoa.
  • Mouth: Medium-bodied on the palate with a beautifully balanced and structured taste. Succulent notes of ripe red plums, strawberry, and cranberry, soft tannins. A long and pleasant finish with a mellow aftertaste that shows subtle notes of oak.

APPELLATION: Lisbon

VINEYARD: Casa Santos Lima. The vineyard is approximately 400 hectares of area located in Estremadura, Lisboa, Portugal. The vines are densely planted in primarily clay and limestone soils. The estate is family owned and operated.

GRAPES: Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Touriga Franca, Trincadeira.

AGEING: Aged for 9 months in French and Portuguese oak barriques. Long cellaring potential.

PREPARATION: Harvest took place between the end of August into mid-October. After arriving at the winery and being destemmed, the grapes are gently pressed. The juice is then transferred to 10,000 litres steel vats that are temperature-controlled to 28º-30ºC for fermentation with a pump over system. Following fermentation, the wine went through maceration with submerged cap with lees contact for 28 days.

PAIRING: Beef, veal, venison, pasta with red sauce, roasted eggplant.

RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16-18ºC

ALCOHOL: 13%

Casa Santos Lima

Casa Santos Lima is a family owned company dedicated to the production, bottling and selling of Portuguese wines. The company is present directly or indirectly in the regions of Lisboa, Algarve, Alentejo, Vinho Verde and Douro. This way and from around 400 hectares of vineyards, it produces wines...

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4/5

Barricas Reserva 2016

Chocolate, plum and cherry in passing, some candy. Profile pretty mature, notes of coffee, fresh fruit in the mouth, dry tannin, final round.
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Reviews about Casa Santos Lima Barricas Reserva 2010

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4/5

Barricas Reserva 2010
TASTING NOTES:
Chocolate, plum and cherry in passing, some candy. Profile pretty mature, notes of coffee, fresh fruit in the mouth, dry tannin, final round.
- Winemaker: José Luis Oliveira da...
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