Vinho Regional Lisboa
Alenquer, Portugal
Quinta do Monte d’Oiro
Red
Lisboa
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  • Appellation
    Vinho Regional Lisboa
  • Varieties
    100% Syrah (a blend of several plots)
  • Soil
    Lime and clay from the superior jurassic period. ​​Different expositions and slopes
  • Age of vines
    25 to 30 years
  • Fermenting
    Individualized plot work (from several distinctive Syrah plots) from the harvest until the end of the ageing barrel process.
    Handmade harvest with manual sorting. Desteming with no crushing. Fermentation in stainless steel temperature controlled vats.
    Average yield per plot: 5 ton/ha.
  • Aging
    16 months in 2nd year french oak barrels.
  • Winemakers
    Graça Gonçalves, advised by Grégory Viennois
Portugal
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  • Location
    Alenquer, Portugal
  • Company
    Quinta do Monte d’Oiro
  • Atlantic
    Vineyard located 20km away from the sea, very strong Atlantic influence, permanently blowing wind coming from the ocean
  • Farming
    Organic Farming (100% of the vineyard certified - PT-BIO-08)

Overview

This red is versatile and gastronomic, representing the delicate balance between terroir, fruit and grape variety (Syrah). A wine to enjoy with everyday food and friends.

Ratings

  • 91
    2017
    Wine Enthusiast

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