Vinha da Malhada Red 2017
Quinta do Montalto
Andre is always interested in experimenting with new and old methods. He is the 5th generation of winemakers at Quinta do Montalto, the farm has 15Ha of Vineyards grown with organic certification since 1997 in Clay and Chalk soils under the Lisbon DOC Encostas D’Aire. He uses ancient methods the create DOC Medieval Ourem, but also made new Portuguese Amphoras and uses the most modern low intervention techniques for his traditional range.
|Certification||DOC Encostas d'Aire|
|Tasting Notes||Ruby colour. Aromas of red berries. On the palate shows young complex red berries, with good structure showing balanced tannins.|
|Fermentation process||Fermentation with skin maceration in stainless steel tanks.|
|Producer||Quinta do Montalto|
|Grape varieties||Tempranillo / Tinta Roriz / Aragonês / Aragonez, Syrah, Touriga Nacional, Trincadeira|