V.t qta.do crasto rev.v.velhas 0,75Vinhos do Douro
VINES Velhas (25 to 30 different varieties) VINIFICATION The grapes from Vinhas Velhas were transported in boxes of 25 kg of food plastic and subjected to a rigorous sorting on a table of choice at the entrance of the cellar. After a complete destemming and a slight crushing, the must was transferred to fermentation vats in stainless steel with controlled temperature. After the end of alcoholic fermentation, the grapes are gently pressed in hydraulic presses. AGING Aged in French oak barrels (85%) and American oak barrels (15%), where it remained for about 18 months. TASTING NOTE Color: Intense ruby. Nose: Excellent aromatic expression, with notes of fresh rockrose, wild Douro fruits, in perfect harmony with soft notes of spice. Mouth: Elegant start, evolving into a serious and engaging wine, where the excellent size and texture of the mouth stand out, composed of silky tannins and fresh wild fruit aromas. Harmonious finish with excellent persistence.