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Esmero

Esmero 2016 Red

Esmero 2016 Red

Regular price €15,90 EUR
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Vine
Soil type: derived from schist, stony
Climate: cold winters, very hot and dry summer
Barroca, Touriga Nacional...
Grape age: very old (80 years)
 
Vinification
Manual harvesting in boxes of 20 kg, sorting in mat of choice; crushing with foot trodden, maceration/fermentation in lagar for 7 days.
Maturation: 18 months in French oak barrels
 
Chemical Analysis
Alcohol: 14,5% vol.
Tot. Acidity: 5,8 gr/l
Residual sugar: 0,7 gr/l
pH: 3,56
 
 

The Winery

Esmero

Winemaker

Rui Xavier Soares

Type

Red

Region

Douro

Grape varieties

Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Amarela, Alicante Bouschet, Touriga Fêmea, and Touriga Nacional

Alcohol content

14.5%

Format

75cl

Tasting

Intense red meat, pulp soft cheeses, desserts with fresh egg

Dense Ruby Red

Floral, red fruit and chocolate, complex with strong personality

Vigorous, with robust and dense tannins, long and lasting ending

16º-18ºC

Evaluation

Grandes Escolhas - 17,5

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