V.Qta do Crasto Touriga FrancaVinhos do Douro
Grapes Touriga Franca Winemaking The grapes, from the best plots of Touriga Franca at Quinta do Crasto, were transported in boxes of 22 kg capacity and subjected to rigorous sorting at the entrance to the cellar. After a total destemming and a slight crushing, the must was transferred to fermentation vats stainless steel with controlled temperature. At the end of the alcoholic fermentation, an soft pressing. Aging Quinta do Crasto Touriga Franca 2016 aged in French oak barrels where it remained 18 months. Tasting Note It has a deep violet color. In the nose, impresses with its intensity and concentration of aromas of red fruits in perfect harmony with soft floral notes. In the mouth test presents an intense beginning, evolving to a wine with an elegant profile, with an excellent volume of mouth and silky texture tannins, all very well integrated with notes of red fruits. It ends in perfect balance, with an extraordinary persistence and full of freshness. A wine that perfectly reflects the variety's identity.