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Quinta do Vallado Adelaide 2012 Red Wine

QtaValladoAdelaideR126

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Excellent red wine from Quinta do Vallado in the Douro region

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CountryPortugal
RegionDouro
TypeRed Wine
Vintage2012
CastOld vineyards
Alcohol15%
Wine MakerFrancisco Olazabal
VinificationThe grapes from old vineyards (over 100 years old) underwent fermentation in small 3 ton stainless steel vats, with controlled temperature and remontage
AgeingThe wines were stored in stainless steel tanks for the duration of the malolactic fermentation and were afterwards racked to 225 litres new French Allier Oak barriques for 20 months
Tasting NotesVery concentrated, with balsamic oak notes, fig and black plum aromas, tobacco. In the mouth is full bodied, firm, mature and silky tannins. Mineral notes and a very elegant, persistent and complex finish
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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Quinta do Vallado Adelaide 2012 Red Wine

Quinta do Vallado Adelaide 2012 Red Wine

Excellent red wine from Quinta do Vallado in the Douro region

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