Red Velvet DOC Colheita 2017 Red 75cl
Floral aromas and hints of red fruit jam, well married to toast the wood, full-bodied and complex in the mouth, ripe fruit and smooth
Type of wine and region: DOC Douro, Portugal
Controlled Denomination of Origin
Vineyard located in the heart of Cima-Corgo, in the Douro Castedo’s parish, on the right bank of the Douro, with south facing sun exposure, the vines were planted varietal plots between 1991 and 1992
Grapes: 50% Touriga Franca, 25% Touriga Nacional, 25% Tinta Roriz
Alcohol: 14% vol.
Tasting Notes: Young and beautiful violet ruby color, the nose has floral notes and hints of red fruit jam, okay married to toast the wood, full-bodied and complex in the mouth with ripe fruit and soft tannins.
Save: The Red Velvet Douro, is in its fullness for immediate consumption, but has aging potential for another 3 years to 5 years in optimum conditions. Store in a basement with bottle lying down. It should be consumed
Serve: between 14ºC and 16ºC.«
Enjoy: Red Velvet Douro, it is very versatile wine, which both came with a nice meal as a beautiful conversation, but we recommend dishes of white meat, pasta with cream and game dishes.
Oenology: Jorge Alves / Valter Silva