Lapa dos Gaivões Syrah Reserva Red 2005 75cl
Intensive aroma dominated by notes of wild fruits, plum jam and vanilla mild to. In the mouth large structure with tannins of great quality
REGIONAL RED WINE from Alentejo, Portugal
GRAPEVINE: Situated south of the Sierra Louções in the district of Portalegre, protected from the north winds and east. Planted in granite and schist land very poor, at an altitude ranging between 330 and 385 meters, in the IP system
GRAPES: Syrah 100%
HARVEST: Harvested manually, on the 3rd week of August 2005.
VINIFICATION: Cooling of the grapes to 12ºC, choice and smashing into stainless steel mill with step at a temperature of 26 ° C, after maceration of the grapes.
STAGE: In French oak barrels “Allier” and American for 12 months.
OENOLOGY: Filipe Cardoso
TASTING NOTES: With great concentration of garnet color, aroma-intensive, dominated by notes of wild fruits, plum jam and vanilla mild to. In the mouth a large structure with tannins of great quality, soft, full-bodied and very long finish.
Its use must be tempered at a temperature of 18.
It goes well with duck magret with pepper, meat or fish baked in the oven and strong cheeses.
Store in a cool dry place in a horizontal position under the sunlight.