The Cartuxa Winery, located on the Quinta de Valbom estate is closely connected to the Jesuits. Founded by Ignacius of Loyola – later Saint Ignacius – in 1540, the Order of Jesuits was devoted to missionary and educational work.

CARTUXA | RESERVA | 2015 | DOC ALENTEJO

SKU: CAR/POT/RED/15
S$98.50Price
  • The Cartuxa Winery, located on the Quinta de Valbom estate is closely connected to the Jesuits. Founded by Ignacius of Loyola – later Saint Ignacius – in 1540, the Order of Jesuits was devoted to missionary and educational work.

     

    Grape:

    Alicante Bouchet and Aragonez

     

    Vintage:

    2015

     

    Appellation:

    DOC Alentejo

     

    Country:

    Portugal

     

    Colour:

    Heavy garnet coloured wine.

     

    Aroma:

    Balsamic, furniture wax, cherry, plum and sour cherry dominate the aroma of this wine, also associating notes of nutmeg.

     

    Aging:

    15 days Maceration Period followed by 15 months in new French Barrels and 15 months in bottle

     

    Tasting Notes:

    Heavy garnet coloured wine., Very complex and dense, with great structure, firm tannins and excellent acidity. Long and elegant finish.

     

    Food Pairing:

    Classic Mediterranean dishes with lots of garlic, Olive Oil, Paprika, Grilled Pork, Fatty fishes like Tuna, Juicy Steaks.

     

    Technical:

    Alcohol: 14.5% Vol

 
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