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Trial 4

Red

Conceito do Vinho

To compare wines produced from the Alicante Bouschet grape variety, from two different sub regions within Alentejo: Portalegre and Reguengos.

To be tasted alongside trial 5.

Agricultura

Integrated Production

The 2013 viticultural year was characterized by a cool and wet spring, followed by a dry summer with large diurnal temperatures, making for good maturation conditions and sound healthy grapes.

Castas

Alicante Bouschet

Vinificação / Estágio

Manual harvest on September 13th, 2013. The grapes were destemmed, crushed and fermented in stainless steel for 10 days. Malolatic fermentation in tank.

Matured for 6 months in used barrels followed by 12 months in large oak vessels (5.000l).

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Vinha

Palmeiras – T04, at Herdade dos Perdigões

Sub Region: Reguengos

Enólogos

David Baverstock and Luís Patrão

Cor

Dense ruby.

Aroma

Seductive mature red berry fruits.

Paladar

Rich with very ripe mature fruits and powerful tannins.

Formatos

750 ml

Engarrafamento

April 2015

Álcool/Volume

14 %

Acidez Total

6.45 g/l

pH

3.5

Açúcar Redutor / Baumé

1.7 g/l