HERDADE BARRANCO DO VALE BLEND RESERVE 2018
IGP: Indicação Geográfica Protegida
TYPE: Red Wine
GRAPE VARIETALS: Aragonez and Castelão
REGION: Algarve (vinho regional do Algarve)
SOILS: Sandy Clay and Schistous
COLOR: Ruby red wine
Made with the best grapes of the Castelão and Aragonez varieties, presents concentrated scent of ripe red berry and notes of spices. Smooth in the mouth, compelling with good structure and enveloping tannins. Long and complex ending reflecting the terroir of our Estate.
WINEMAKING: Hand-picking harvest for 12 kg boxes in order to preserve the quality of the grapes. Pelicular maceration for 4 days followed by Alcoholic Fermentation. Malolactic fermentation in the spring of the following year preserving the primary fruit. 12-month stage before bottled.
BOTTLE SIZE: 750ml
STORE ADVICE: The bottles must be protected from sunlight without oscillating or vibrating, in a completely or partially horizontal position, with the wine in contact with the cork, in a cool place (between 10 and 15ºC) and without undergoing oscillations or vibrations.
SERVE ADVICES: Serve at a temperature of 16 to 18ºC.
FOOD PAIRING: Goes well with grilled and oven meats, curry, soft cheeses.