WINE COMPASS (Great Choice – 2013)
Regional Wine Tejo Grande Choose
Touriga Nacional, Alicante Bouschet and Syrah
The grapes of the Touriga Nacional, Alicante Bouschet and Syrah varieties were harvested at the end of September, one part of the batch was vinified and the other in a stainless steel tank, with yeasts selected at 28 ° C, followed by a post-fermentative skin maceration for 4 weeks (on deposit). During this process malolactic fermentation was performed.
TASTING NOTES OF THE ENOLOGIST
Aroma: nuts, pine nuts and spices with a high intensity balsamic touch
Body: wraparound structure, round tannins, with retrogosto and a long and elegant finish.
Temperature: should be served at 18oC;
Suggestion: exquisite dishes, roast beef, wild boar and game.
COUNTRY / REGION: Portugal / Tejo
SOIL TYPE: Arg-limestone
CLIMATE: Dry Mediterranean
Graduation: 14,5% vol.
Capacity: 75 cl
Bottles Per Carton: 6
Dimensions of the carton: 23 (C) cm x 16 (L) cm x 33 (A) cm
Weight 1.26 kg
(box 6 UN)
STAGE: In French oak barrels for 9 months.