Quinta da Falorca Colheita Selecionada 2012 Red

Sustainable agriculture

Soil
Granitic and similars

Vineyard
Falorca and Vale das Escadinhas south exposition, 450 m altitude.
Density of plants: 3.500
Production: 40hl/ha

Winemaking
The grapes were hand picked, had a total stalk removal and were softly crushed and kept in stainless steel vats, where the fermentation was made with a temperature control of 26º to 28º

Ageing
Stainless Steel Vats and 2nd year French oak barrels (8 months)

Analysis
Total Acidity: 5.21 g/dm3
PH : 3,62
Residual Sugar: 1,0 g/L
Volatile Acidity: 0,51 g/L

 

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Properties

Characteristics
Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Quinta da Falorca
Brand: Quinta da Falorca
Region: Dão
Type: Red
Vintage: 2012
Alcoholic Level: 13%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Touriga Nacional 69%, Jaen 21%, Tinta Roriz 6%, Alfrocheiro 4%
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Carlos Figueiredo, Pedro Figueiredo / Vines & Wines
Format: 75cl
Tasting
Colour: Rich and attractive wine, with a ruby color
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: A lively red fruit bouquet, very well balanced with spicy aromas originating in its partial maturation in oak casks.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: It’s modern and fresh, full of harmony in the mouth due to the balance of the components and the elegance of the soft tannins.