Pôpa Vinho Doce 2019 Red Sweet

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. 
 
Vinification
Manual harvesting, in early October, not being hit by botrytis cinerea. After a thorough sorting in the vineyard and transport in 20 kg boxes.
Alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel vats with controlled temperature: stopped when the desired balance between alcohol and sugar has been reached, through sulfur dioxide and cold.
 
Technical Information
Alcohol content: 9.5%
Total Acidity: 6.6 g/L
Volatile Acidity: 0.25 g/L
pH: 3.22
Total Sugars: 52 g/L
 
 
€19.90

Properties

Characteristics
Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Quinta do Pôpa
Brand: Pôpa
Region: Douro
Type: Red Sweet
Vintage: 2019
Alcoholic Level: 9,5%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Tinta Barroca
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Carlos Raposo
Format: 50cl
Vineyard
Terroir: Sun exposure: North, Soil Geology: Schist, Age of Vineyards: > 20 years.
Elaboration
Bottling Date: 3834 un, April 2020