Homenagem 2015 Red

As we experience the Douro, as we feel the throbbing of the vineyards going along what was once considered the best and most beautiful road in the world for driving enthusiasts, we look at the slopes on either side and recognise some of the most famous names of farms and Douro and Port wine brands. Right in the middle of this road between Régua and Pinhão, in Adorigo already in the municipality of Tabuaço, we come across Quinta do Pôpa. 
 
Winemaking
Manual harvest for 20 kg boxes and reception of grapes with destemming.
Crushing in a press with traditional foot treading. Selection of the best barrels of the year 2015.
Aging in used 225 liter French oak wood for 12 to 15 months.
Aged in the bottle for 1 to 4 years in the cellar, before being sold.
 
Analyzes
Alcohol content: 13%
Total Acidity: 5.5gr/L
Volatile Acidity: 0.7gr/L
pH: 3.57
Total Sugars: <0.6gr/L
 
€44.90

Properties

Characteristics
Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Quinta da Pôpa
Brand: Homenagem
Region: Douro
Type: Red
Vintage: 2015
Alcoholic Level: 13%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Tinta Amarela, Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Carlos Raposo
Format: 75cl
Vineyard
Vineyard location: Located in the sub-region of Cima Corgo
Vineyard Surface: Shale
Evaluation
Icon classification 3e51d3d9ed15536209cb9d7118873a31deae54c93b16126273d93c69d22efe76 Classification: 18 Points by Grandes Escolhas