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Vallado 2015 Red Wine

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Excellent Red Wine from Quinta do Vallado, Douro region

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CountryPortugal
RegionDouro
TypeRed Wine
Vintage2015
CastTouriga Franca, Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz, Sousão and mixed old vineyards
Alcohol14,5%
Wine MakerFrancisco Olazabal & Francisco Ferreira
VinificationAll grapes were fermented under controlled temperature varying between 25º and 27ºC. The finest of the press wine, from a traditional basket press, was also used for ageing for the final blend
Ageing70% aged for 16 months in stainless steel tanks. The remaining 30% aged in 225 litres used French Oak barrique (3rd and 4th year) for 16 months until final blending
Tasting NotesConcentrated, with intense mature red fruit aromas, hints of violets and "esteva" (a local Portuguese resinous bush). Good structure with matured round tannins and a long persistent finish
EnjoyRed meats, roast beef and grilled meats
Bottle Size750 ml

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Quinta do Vallado, built in 1716, is one of the oldest and most famous Quintas in the Douro Valley. He belonged to the legendary Dona Antia Adelaide Ferreira and remains to this day in the possession of his descendants. It is located on the banks of the River Corgo, a tributary of the Douro River, right next to the mouth, near the town of Peso da Rua

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Vallado 2015 Red Wine

Vallado 2015 Red Wine

Excellent Red Wine from Quinta do Vallado, Douro region

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