Monte Cascas Azinheira Reserva Alentejo red 75cl
Producer: Casca Wines
Grape Varieties: 60% Alicante, 30% Aragonez, 10% Trincadeira
Alcohol: 14.5% Vol
Box Size: 6x75cl
Product Code: 5012
Tasting Notes: Deep purple red. On the nose look for red fruit, coffee and chocolate. Complex with notes of wet soil. On the palate fresh and tasty red fruit standing out. Steady, persistent with a earthy character typical of the cooler areas of the Alentejo
Winemaking process: Vineyard orientation, Rolling wide-open terrain, N-S oriented Climate and Soil, Mediterranean with continental influence hot and very dry summers. Granitic limestone gray soil. Harvest period 3rd and 4th week of September. The harvest is 100% hand harvested. The grapes are destemmed and crushed directly to a vat, 3 days cold soak, alcoholic fermentation at 24ºC to preserve fruit flavours: Malolatic fermentation in french new oak (40% of the wine). Aged for 12 months in french 1st, 2nd and 3rd years oak barrels.
Recommendations: Serve at 16ºC. Goes well with strong cheese, game, smoked sausages and dry cured ham.
Allergy Advice: Contains Sulphites
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