Purple colour. Rich and complex aroma, associating elegance and concentration. Black fruit notes complemented by tobacco and vanilla from the perfectly integrated wood.
15 - 16ºC
Fermentation in stainless steel vats at controlled temperature.
18 months in French oak
Gold medal Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2014;Gold medal International Wine Challenge 2014;Silver medal Decanter World Wine Awards 2014;Gold medal Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2012 (2009);Silver medal International Wine Challenge 2012 (2009).
<p><span>Quinta da Fronteira Reserva harvest of 2015 has a deep, opaque, purple ruby color with a thin cranberry cherry rim. Dark cherry, dusky blackberry, smoky cedar, licorice, and earthy crushed stone aromas. Blackberry, tart spicy plum preserves, and rich oak flavors. Full body, rich grippy wooly tannins, medium plus acidity, and a lingering tart dark fruit and oak finish. Hefty, intense, tannic. I'll revisit this one in a few years.</span></p> <p></p> <p></p>
<p>Casa Ferreirinha and its wines are synonymous with quality, time and art. Thus it has been since the company’s founding in the eighteenth century by Bernardo Ferreira, whose formula was refined by his descendants, especially his granddaughter Dona Antónia Adelaide Ferreira, known affectionately as "Ferreirinha" or "Ferreirinha-da-Régua".</p>
<p>This Douro red wine is produced with grapes from Quinta da Fonte. This farm is located at an altitude of 500 meters on the fresh plateau of Celeirós, facing the east in a fantastic area for the production of fresh and structured white grapes.</p>
<p>Located in the sub region of Cima Corgo near the village of Pinhão, the Quinta do Passadouro dates back to the 18th century and was always famous for its port wines. The domain is located in the sub region of Cima Corgo near the village of Pinhão</p> <p></p> <p> </p> <p></p>
<p>MATEUS & SEQUEIRA VINHOS SA is based in the DOURO in S. João da Pesqueira - heart of the first demarcated region of the world and world heritage of humanity by UNESCO, as a young and enterprising company with a past full of work linked to the winemaking tradition and research in the Douro Vinhateiro region.</p>
<p>VINILOURENÇO is based in the Upper Douro, in Poço do Canto village near the City of Meda. It was created with the mission of transforming and revitalizing the production of the vineyards that began to be planted in the 80's by Horacio Lourenço, after returning from Angola. His wine passion led him to develop his heritage</p>
<p>The Contraste range includes high quality wines for frequent and carefree consumption. Classical golds, which reveal their roots in the abundant fruit and somewhat wild character that is the trait of the region, here mastered with mastery by a binomial viticulture-enology that emphasizes the integration, harmony and affability </p>
<p>The company was founded in 1926 by Mr. Messias Baptista, who served as chairman until 1973. The management is still held by the descendants of MESSIAS family. <span id="result_box" lang="en" xml:lang="en">Since its foundation</span> that MESSIAS <span lang="en" xml:lang="en">has been producing and selling high quality wines from the main demarcated regions:</span> Bairrada, Douro, Dão, Vinho Verde, Beiras and Vinho do Porto. The company is also known for the high quality of its Champagne method Sparkling wines and aged Brandies</p> <p></p> <p></p>
<p>In 2008, winemaker Carlos Magalhães challenged his friends João Nuno Magalhães, Manuel Castro and Lemos, Albano Magalhães and Bernardo Lobo Xavier, who later joined João Anacoreta Correia, to acquire Quinta da Saudade.</p>
<p>The history of the family Vasques de Carvalho has roots as strong as a vine and is confused with the history of the Douro. Its origins date back to the mid-nineteenth century and the family wine company, which has always transformed its production into generous wine, selling part to the exporting houses and aging another part, adding value.</p>
<p class="page-title">Quinta da Gaivosa Vinha de Lordelo has a deep ruby colour, notes of violet, eucalyptus, varnish and black plums. Deep, complex, but always with great freshness and elegance. Full of fresh fruit, liquorice and spices. Involving, dense, but with a remarkable harmony and balance.</p> <p></p> <p></p>