Quinta Dos Aciprestes | Reserva | Red | 2018 | Doc Douro - Vivino Rating 4.2
Intro: The Reserva from Quinta dos Aciprestes was born in 2003 with the ambition to summon the very best that the estate can offer through a better understanding of our vineyards. By implementing a form of precision viticulture, we are able to discover a better representation of our terroir, resulting in wines of superior quality.
Region: Douro (D.O.C)
Winery: Real Companhia Velha
Grapes: Touriga Nacional & Touriga Franca
Aging: 12 Months in French Oak Barriques (30% new Oak, 70% old Oak)
Tasting Notes: The wine reveals an astonishing violet colour and very complex aromas of plums, red and black fruit perfectly integrated with nuances of vanilla and floral notes. On the palate, it shows its huge dimension of red and black berry flavours, which combine splendidly with its round tannins, offering an everlasting and pleasant finish.
ABV: 14.5% Serving Temp: 18°C Decant: 1hr Pairing: Roast beef, Steak Tartare, Red Meat Cuts