Alto do JOA 2015 Red

Winemaking

Centuries-old vineyards standing at 750m altitude:

• Shale soil and large tarmic amplitudes in the maturation stage;
• Grape harvest selected from different grape varieties (about 20);
• Soft grape crushing process;
• Pre-maceration and skin maceration;
• Spontaneous fermentation, therefore, resorting to yeasts indigenous;
• Fermentation in 1000 liter mills with foot steps;
• 26-month stage in used French oak barrels;
• Bottling.

Chemical analysis
Alcohol: 12.5% ​​vol
PH: 3.75
Total Acidity: 5.40 g / l
Residual sugar: 0.6 g / dm 3
SO2 Total: 94.0 mg / dm3
Total sugars <0.6 g / dm3

 

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€21.49

Properties

Characteristics
Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Casa do JOA
Brand: Alto DO-JOA
Region: Trás-os-montes
Type: Red
Vintage: 2015
Alcoholic Level: 12,5%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Esgana cão 25%, Formosa 15%, Siria 10%, D. Branca (douradinha) 10%, Gouveio 10%, Folgasão 10% & Chasselas Salsa 10%.
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Jorge Afonso
Format: 75cl
Tasting
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Complex and attractive aroma - bouquet.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: Taste that turns dry, smooth, fresh and persistent. A very good acidity and a good end of mouth.
Serving Temperature: 14ºC-16ºC