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Quinta de S. José

Quinta de S. José Vintage 2016 Port

Quinta de S. José Vintage 2016 Port

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Vinification
Grapes are harvested by hand, to 25 Kg boxes, at its optimal ripeness; intending to present a vigorous maturity, leading to higher aromatic and polyphenolic concentrations. The grapes are cooled overnight to 10ºC, destemmed only to 50% before being crushed and going to the mill. Maceration and fermentation for 5 days with constant treading (about 6 hours a day).
 
Maturation
The wine is blended and stored partly in casks and partly in stainless steel vats until bottling.
 
Analysis
Alcohol Content: 19.5% Vol. (20ºC)
Total Acidity: 4.80 g/dm3 (Tartaric Acid)
Corrected Volatile Acidity: 0.18 g/dm3 (Acetic Acid)
Sugar: 3 Baumé (87,0g/l Residual sugar)
 

The Winery

Quinta de S. José

Winemaker

João Brito e Cunha

Type

Porto

Region

Douro

Grape varieties

Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Sousão, and Tinta Roriz

Alcohol content

19.5%

Format

75cl

Tasting

Deep violet color, with fresh and very lively floral aromas.

It has very fine tannins that give it a grand structure. Balanced, very fine and with a long and very persistent finish.

16º-18ºC

Evaluation

Robert Parker - 93/95, Wine Enthusiast - 92, and Grandes Escolhas - 17,5

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