Crushing with total destemming, fermentation in stainless steel vats at 30°C, aging for 12 months in new and used barrels and bottling after 18 months.
Pinheira paint (Rufete).
Alcohol: 13.5% vol.
Total Acidity: 5.5 g/L
Reducing Sugars: < 1 g/L
Bottle size: 750ml
Ruby, intense and attractive aroma with perfect balance between fruit and wood. Strong flavor, silky tannins, fresh and with an unmistakable aroma typical of the variety.
To drink from now. Serve at 16°C without decanting. Ideal to accompany strong dishes, such as octopus à lagareiro or oven ribs.
António Pina / Virgílio Loureiro