Penalva Winery – Alfrocheiro 2017

11,05 

Thanks to this red, the Alfrocheiro variety begins to earn the trust of many associates. Its attractive aromas and the elegance of its flavor prove that one of the oldest varieties in the Iberian Peninsula is an added value of Dão. Sophisticated!

Category:

Contains sulfites.

Description

TECHNOLOGY:

Crushing with total destemming, fermentation in stainless steel vats at 28-30°C, with prolonged maceration, aging for 12 months in new and used barrels, bottling after 18 months.

GRAPES:

100% Alfrocheiro.

ANALYTICAL PARAMETERS:

Alcohol: 13.5% vol.
Total Acidity: 5.2 g/L
Residual Sugar: <1 g/L
Bottle size: 750ml

TASTING NOTE:

Intense ruby, fruity and attractive aroma, creating good expectations for the tasting in the mouth. Intense flavor, irreverent tannins, typical of the variety, freshness in the mouth and long finish.

SERVICE:

Serve at 16°C without decanting. Ideal to accompany the kid roasted in a wood oven. To drink now or in the next fifteen years.

ENOLOGY:

António Pina / Virgílio Loureiro

Additional information

Weight 1,2 kg
Category

Red Wines