REGION OF ORIGIN: DOC TEJO
GRAPE VARIETIES: Alicante Bouschet & Syrah
ALCOHOL: 14.4% vol.
Colour: Deep ruby
Nose: Excellent aromatic intensity, with notes of spices and of ripe wild berries. Soft notes of cocoa and tobacco.
Mouth: Elegant beginning, evolving into a serious wine with an excellent dimension and compact structure composed of powerful, but fine-textured tannins, entirely in harmony with fresh notes of wild berries. A distinct wine with an elegant finish, very persistent, and excellent capacity to evolve in the bottle.
SOIL AND TOPOGRAPHY: Sandy, flat land.
AGE OF VINEYARDS: Old vineyard – over 100 years old. Syrah – 18 years old
EXPOSURE: East – West
WINEMAKERS: Manuel Lobo e Joana Silva Lopes