Terra D'Alter Alicante Bouschet 2015 Red


AB harvested as late as possible in order to obtain the richness of the fruit and powerfull and ripe tannins that are so charactheristic of thiis Alto Alentejo's caste. Prolonged maceration, followed by a 14 month staging that highlights this caste's richeness.

Total alcohol 14.5%
Total acidity 6.5 gm / l
Total sulphurous 69mg / l
pH 3.6
Total sugar 2 gm / l




Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Terras de Alter
Brand: Terra D'Alter
Region: Alentejo
Type: Red
Vintage: 2015
Alcoholic Level: 14,5%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: 100% Alicante Bouschet
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Peter Bright
Format: 75cl
Colour: Red, purple-ish color with a very dark and deep center.
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Intense red fruits and spices notes, with floral hints.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: Fresh and dry plums, excelent aciity and estruture. Rich and silky tannins. Very long and pleasant finish with chocolate and vanilla notes.
Goes well with: Lamb, viel, meat stew