Piorro 2012 Red

The square being a symbol of equilibrium, it was the geometric form chosen to characterize this wine.

Objective
The oenology team of the 1912 Winemakers was asked to introduce us to a fruity wine with good balance in the mouth, body and acidity, so to be able to have a wine for the day to day, to accompany a meal, or just for an early night. An easy, pleasant wine.

Grape varieties
The traditional vineyard of the Douro region, later a careful selection of the Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz and Tinta Barroca.

Enology
After manual harvesting of the bunches in individual boxes of 25 kg, the grapes were de-stemmed and gently crushed, following the must to stainless steel vats where it was fermented at controlled temperature (26-28° C).

 

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Properties

Characteristics
Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: 1912 Winemakers
Brand: Piorro
Region: Douro
Type: Red
Vintage: 2012
Alcoholic Level: 13,5º%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz and Tinta Barroca.
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Pedro Pinto
Format: 75cl
Tasting
Colour: It has a ruby ​​color of good intensity
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Nose notes of ripe red fruits complemented by a slight spicy touch.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: At mouth is a wine with good structure and balance, good firm tannins intensity and well integrated, ending with a stylish and persistent finish.
Goes well with: Meats varied, smokes, cheeses and dishes of traditional Mediterranean gastronomy.
Evaluation
Evaluation: 87,WE
Awards
Icon awards 0b2e1fc46a580be105fbbfe77df78f260843d877887ea25ecfe1b3dc8bf39830 Awards: International Wine Challenge 2015 - Silver Medal