QUINTA DA FOLGOSA VELHA RED RESERVE
This wine, born in the old, mixed planted vineryard from the estate, at altitudes from 150 to 300 meters, respecting nature and following a sustainable viticulture, shows the full potential of Douro old vines to produce wines of great elegance, complexity and structure.
Old vines (Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Amarela, Tinto cão, Tinta Francisca, Sousão)
Hand picked and grapes selection on a sorting table, destemmed and gently crushed, fermented in granite lagares with temperature control (23-27ºC) and foot
treading, basket pressing.
10 months in Franch oak barrels.
Total Acidity: 5,7 g/l
Reducing Sugar: 0,6 g/l
Harmonious and elegant wine that expresses the vine and grapes in the bottle. Deep ruby color, aroma of berries and eucalyptus leaves. Wrapping mouth with soft tannins. Well balanced and structured for bottle aging.
Date Can be drunk already or saved for another 10 years
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