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Gateway Douro
2016 Blend

Viticulture

Vineyard:
Soil Type: Slate and granite.
Vine Age:
Irrigation: No irrigation
Harvest Date: September 2016.
Yield:

Vinification:

This is a blend of 50% Touriga Franca, 30% Tinta Roriz and 20% Touriga Nacional.
Harvested at optimum ripeness the grapes are de-stemmed and crushed on arrival at the cellar.
Fermented in stainless steel, temperature controlled tanks at 27° Centigrade.

Tasting Notes:

Color: Ruby.
Nose: Rich ripe fruits with some raspberry.
Palate: Fruity and pleasing with a spicy character and soft tannins.
Other: Gateway Douro will pair well with grilled meat and pasta.

Chemical Analysis:

Alc (%): 13
RS (g/l):
TA (g/l):
pH: