Valle Pradinhos - Portugal
Valle Pradinhos Reserva Tinto 2017
Vintage : 2017
Grapes : Touriga Nacional, Tinta Amarela, Cabernet Sauvignon
ABV : 14.0%
Producer : Valle Pradinhos
Region : Tras-os-Montes, Portugal
The Mountain Wines of Portugal established in 1913
Vinification: Total destemming, fermentation with moderate temperature control and daily reassembly. Long post-fermentative maceration. Aged in oak barrels for 12 months. Wine not filtered or stabilized by the cold. You can create a deposit.
Color: Very intense cherry red with light violet reflections.
Aroma: Intense and elegant with excellent complexity. The red and black fruits of the forest stand out, very ripe, well combined with light floral notes that give elegance. Spices like vanilla and peppers sharpen their aroma.
Palate: Very soft attack. Full-bodied wine with fine and silky tannins well wrapped by the fruit that give a good structure. Persistent finish. “Terroir” wine.
Consumption: Should be enjoyed at a temperature between 16 ºC to 18 ºC. Goes well with well seasoned red meat dishes and cured sheep's cheese.
Ageing potential: 2030