Amoreira da Torre 2016 Red

Biologic Wine

Quinta da Amoreira da Torre’s vineyard belongs to Montemor-o-Novo’s council, in Évora. It’s a new vineyard, built from scratch in 2001, although there are records of wine production at Quinta da Amoreira from 100 years ago, interrupted in the beginning of the 30’s of the XX century.

The totality of the vineyard is, nowadays, converted to Biological Agriculture, being the harvest of 2005, the first certified in Biological Production Method, by the SATIVA (PT-BIO- 03) — Sistema de Controlo CE.

Mediterranean, sub-moist, dry.

Mediterranean earth-coloured, granitic derivates.

Altitude of the vines

Fermentation in stainless steel vats at controlled temperature. After maceration, the alcoholic and malolactic fermentation occurs spontaneously with the native yeasts. 

Total Acidity: 5.5 (g/dm3)
Residual Sugar: 3.4 (g/dm3)
pH: 3.89

This wine does not utilize any animal products in its crafting and it is certified as vegan by the Vegan Society.


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Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Amoreira da Torre
Brand: Amoreira da Torre
Region: Alentejo
Type: Red
Vintage: 2016
Alcoholic Level: 14%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Aragonez (60%), Trincadeira (30%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (10%)
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Paulo Sendin
Format: 75cl
Colour: Grenade.
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Aroma of youth and fresh strawberries and other red fruits, some spices and mint.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: Notes of youth. Long and soft finish.
Serving Temperature: 16º - 18ºC
Tasting Notes: Young flavour of mulberry and plum. Soft and perfumed. Pleasant, fresh and irreverent.
Icon awards 0b2e1fc46a580be105fbbfe77df78f260843d877887ea25ecfe1b3dc8bf39830 Awards: Commended Medal - Decanter World Wine Awards 2017