Interesting dense cherry red colour, with spicy notes of vanilla and cinnamon, pleasant aromas of lee, concentrated berry aromas inthe mouth, a seductive range of fruitiness on the attack, a beautiful structure, absolutely clean, youthful yet pleasant tannins envelop a powerful body. An enriched wine that can still mature.
Matured for 14 months in french and american oak barrels. The Douro wine region encompasses the northern half of the river belonging to Portugal and the valleys that are to its side. DOC status since 1982 for its normal Porto wines. The black shale terraces rise up to 700 meters of altitude. Recommended red wines are: Tinta Roriz (Aragonez, Tempranillo), Bastardo, Marufo. Tinta Barocca, TintaFrancisca, Tinto Cao, Touriga Francesca Touriga Nacional and Trincadeira Preta.