Telhas 2015 Red

Background
At the top of the vine where the Viognier's caste lives, there's a ruine of a Roman Villa, validated by the multiple Roman tiles that can be seen on the spot.

Production 
The two castes co-fermented with native yeast in small opened reservoirs. 
The fermentation was concluded in new American oak vats with battonage. followed by malolactic fermentation and staging in vats for 24 months.

 

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€18.90

Properties

Characteristics
Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Terras de Alter
Brand: Terra D'Alter
Region: Alentejo
Type: Red
Vintage: 2015
Alcoholic Level: 15,5%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: 95% Syrah, 5% Viognier
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Peter Bright
Format: 75cl
Tasting
Colour: Deep red with purple center.
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Violet, crushed pepper, roasted meat and coal tar notes
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: Very flavorful finish with vanilla and cedar tree notes.