Wine Howard´s Folly Sonhador Red 2016 75cl
Wine region: Portalegre, Alentejo, Portugal
Grape varieties: 30% Alicante Bouschet; 30% Syrah; 30% Aragonês; 10% Touriga Nacional
Ageing/Finishing: Stainless steel tanks and used oak barrels for 9 months.
Alcohol: 14% Vol.
Produced in Portalegre to the north east of the Alentejo (Portugal) on the granite foothills of the São Mamede mountains. The combination of cool, high altitude grapes and granite soils combine to give wines of great finesse with structure, intense aromas and freshness.
Lifted fresh aromas of red berries and plummy fruit with elegant, intense, spicy fruit on the palate highlighting the cool climate characters of the Portalegre region.
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