Quinta de Reis


IDENTIFICATION

Name: Vinha de Reis Alforcheiro 2017
Brand Name: Vinha de Reis - Alfroceiro 
Denomination of Origin: Dão
Producer: Jorge Almeida F. Reis

Climate: Mediterranean
Soil: Sandy (Granite)
Grape Varieties: Alfrocheiro (100%)

VINEYARD
Plant Density: 4 000 vines/hectare (10.00 m2)
Conduction System: Vertical Monoplane, Royat
Average Yield (ton./ha): 7 ton.

VINIFICATION TECHNOLOGY
Type: Tradiotional, classical vinification
Fermentation: Controlled temperature at 28ºC for 6 days followed by mild maceration

AGING
11 months in french oak

ANALYTICAL PARAMETERS
Alcohol Content: 14,6% Vol. 
Total Acidity: 5,87 g/L
Dry Extract: 30 g/L
Total Sugar: 0,9 g/L

TASTING
Deep red color. Very elegant and fine aroma, with notes of berries and slight nuance of spices that harmonize this wine and give it complexity. In the mouth reveals great structure and balance, firm tannins and excellent acidity. Very long and fresh finish.

PROMPTITUDE
The wine is ready for consumption although it can be kept in cellar for another 10 years.

ENOLOGIA
Vines & Wines – Consultores / Jorge Reis