2019

Rosé

7,50 

41% Touriga Nacional, 41% Merlot, 18% Aragonez 2019
Certified Organic
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Description

Ageing:

Bottled after only 4 months in order to maintain all of its aromatic potential.

Tasting Notes:

Appealing salmon pink hue. Fresh aromas of rose petals and sweet strawberry jam. Cherry, vanilla and red berry flavours are highlighted, the wine is balanced with crispness and a refreshing fruity finish. Medium bodied, textured with a fresh acidity.

Additional information

Weight 1 kg

Additional Information

Country
Portugal

Region
Lisbon

Vineyard location
Gradil, Mafra, undulatingterrain,grapesfromtwovineyards on south facing slope; one at top of slope on poor soils and high sun exposure and the other in valley bottom on cool deep soils with less sun exposure.

Climate
Atlantic influence, typically cool mornings and hot afternoons

Soil type
Calcareous clay

Type
Rosé

Grape varieties
41% Touriga Nacional, 41% Merlot, 18% Aragonez

Classification
Vinho Regional de Lisboa

Viticulture /Winemaking
Rigorous quality control in the vineyard during the growing season ensures healthy fruit that is hand-picked in boxes of 20kg. The grapes were harvested in September, de-stemmed, crushed and pressed. The must then settled for 24 hours at a temperature of 7°C and fermented in a stainless steel tank at low temperatures of 12-14°C.

Alcohol
12%

Total acidity
5,43 g/l

Volatile acidity
0,64 g/l

pH
3,11

Residual sugar
0,6 g/l
Free SO2: 21 mg/dm3
Total S02: 70 mg/dm3

Production
4.025 Bottles of 0,75 l.

Bottling
March 2020

Launching
April 2020

Winemaking
James Frost
Amândio Cruz

Viticulture
António Moita Maçanita