Segredos de Sāo Miguel Reserva unmixed dozen

Segredos de Sāo Miguel Reserva unmixed dozen

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Pre-order a dozen for a keen price. Delivery to be confirmed but probably third week May.

Whopping great spicy red with a surprising balance of acidity and fruit. Everything that Portugal does so well in one bottle.

Lifted from their website....

SOIL

Clay and Schist

CASTAS

Touriga Nacional

Alicante Bouschet

Trincadeira

Aragonez

Among others

VINIFICATION

Mechanical Harvested during the night. Total Destemming. Maceration before fermentation during 48h. Fermentation with controlled temperature (22ºC-28ºC) in stainless steel vats. Maceration after fermentation between 5 and 10 days. Malolatic Fermentation in stainless still vats with oak staves.

AGEING

9 months in 400L french and american oak barrels

ANALYSIS

ALCOHOL | 14 %

TOTAL ACIDITY | 5,5 g/l

PH | 3,68

VOLATILE ACIDITY | 0,72 g/l

TASTING NOTES


COLOR

Deep ruby hue with violet hints

AROMA

Very ripe red and black fruits (mulberry, raspberry and plum), integrated with spicy and balmy notes, such as pepper, mint and coconut

PALATE

Well-balanced, round, rich taste of fruits and spices, nice structure of smooth tannins

MATCHES WITH

Mediterranean food in general, pasta, lamb, poultry and soft cheeses