DOURO RESERVA2018-11-21T11:23:18+00:00

Douro Reserva

Varietal: Tinta Barroca, Sousão, Tinto Cão, Touriga Nacional
Vintage: 2016
D.O.C.: Douro – Portugal
Winemaker: Jaime Quelhas
Winery: Casa Santos Lima

TASTING NOTES

Dark ruby colour. Typical Douro bouquet, with intense spicy and dark and red fruit aromas. This is a smooth and full bodied wine, with notes of ripe red fruits and great freshness and character. Soft and well balanced tannins 
and a long and pleasant after-taste.
Food match: Enjoy with game, meaty stews and other richly 
sauced meats.

VITICULTURE / VINIFICATION

Vines that grow on shale soils were hand-harvested in 
September and then selected manually, stripped and crushed at the cellars. Fermentation and the malolactic fermentation occurred in stainless steel tank with 
temperature control. The wine was aged in French oak 
casks for a four month period.

TECHNICAL DATA

ALC: 13.5%
RS: < 2.6 g/l
PH: 3.72
Malolactic: Yes