Quetzal Brut 2014 Sparkling

Ground
Shale soils of average productive potential with marked slope.

Climate
Mediterranean with some continentality. Cold winters with concentrated rainfall between October and February (annual average rainfall around 700mm) and very hot summers.

Winemaking
After careful selection of the grapes in the vine, they were harvested before the beginning of the harvest for small boxes, immediately transported to the cellar and cooled to 10ºC of temperature. The wort was placed in a refrigerator in a stainless steel tank, where it was fermented for 15 to 20 days at 14ºC. The base wine was bottled after 6 months, where the second fermentation occurred in the bottle and remained about 24 months until the "degórgement".

Analytical Parameters
Alcohol Content: 12.5% ​​Vol.
Total acidity: 5.0 g / L
pH: 3.34
Residual sugars: 0.3 g / L

 

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Properties

Characteristics
Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Quinta do Quetzal
Brand: Quetzal
Region: Alentejo
Type: Sparkling
Vintage: 2014
Alcoholic Level: 12,5%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: 30% Antão Vaz, 60% Arinto e 10% Perrum
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Rui Reguinga e José Portela
Format: 75cl
Tasting
Colour: Citrus color
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Intense, complex aroma, notes of nuts and toasted bread
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: Balanced, fruity, fresh palate with thin, persistent bubble
Evaluation
Icon classification 3e51d3d9ed15536209cb9d7118873a31deae54c93b16126273d93c69d22efe76 Classification: 75cl