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Alandra Red

2014 2013 2012

Red White Rose

Wine Concept

Entry point wine with a fresh and fruity profile, obtained from blending a wide range of wines to guarantee a consistent quality.

Agriculture

Integrated Production (certificate)

Excellent year for red wines in this region. The low winter rainfall contributed to a smaller than average grape harvest with deeply concentrated high quality wines.

SOIL TYPE
Granite/schist rock with clay/loam soil.

AVERAGE AGE OF VINES
10 years

Grape Varieties

Castelão, Moreto, Trincadeira

Vinification / Maturation

Destemming, crushing, fermentation with temperature control in stainless steel tanks, pneumatic pressing, malolactic fermentation.

4 months in stainless steel tanks.

More Information

For this range of young and fruity wines, we select Portugal’s best grape varieties, which we then blend and bottle at Herdade do Esporão.
The diversity of their origin provides the freshness, balance and versatility that typifies this range.
These are wines that are ideal for light meals and socialising.

Wine Makers

David Baverstock and Luís Patrão.

Colour

Bright condition, ruby colour.

Palate

Youthful palate, well balanced.

Formats

375 ml   ·   750 ml   ·   3 l   ·   5 l

Bottling

January 2013

Alcohol/Volume

13 %

Total Acidity

6.4 g/l

pH

3.68

Reducing Sugar / Baumé

2 g/l