Vicentino 2017 Rosé

The Vine and the Sea
Vicentino's castes are blessfuly located over the Alentejo coast, thriving on the Portuguese sun and the Atlantic breeze.

Soil and Castes
Planted in schist-clay and loamy-sandy soils, with low productive potential, Vicentino's castes bear its best traits.

Vinification and Stage
Batch produced when recieving the grapes at the cellar, 40% fermented in used French oak barrels, 10% in new 500 litres barrels, and 50% in stainless steel vats. Followed by a 6 months staging in stainless steel vats, over lees.

Total Acidity: 6.4 (g/L)
pH: 3.44
Reducing sugars: 1.2 g/l
Alcohol content: 12.5%

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Icon the winery 91385a8ea6cf09ebc7bf5483fb7d2dba15156b77792e8cade751b89f88524702 The Winery: Vicentino
Brand: Vicentino
Region: Alentejo
Type: Rosé
Vintage: 2017
Alcoholic Level: 12,5%
Icon grape varieties 5ef67bbf41e70ce6f009a73f51b8414b6eebc116dc4d59a69449b92366601093 Grape Varieties: Aragonez
Icon winemaker e032a2e97335c334d3c23f51d0329f31645cae5160a0a302d3072c2fb70c059e Winemaker: Bernardo Cabral
Format: 75cl
Colour: Intense color with violet reflections.
Icon nose 176020a5140d2499a7f0e61d28ba9873d09e3af9dca561aeb6a91b357f650e5b Nose: Well-defined aromas of wild fruits, spicy notes and black pepper.
Icon mouth fe9befcc324311cf7cf9e740b28462659874ebbdc4882ef64971fe9b95382c5e Mouth: Well balanced and dense, with good acidity and framed tannins.
Goes well with: To be served with duck and red meats.
Serving Temperature: 16ºC-18ºC
Icon awards 0b2e1fc46a580be105fbbfe77df78f260843d877887ea25ecfe1b3dc8bf39830 Awards: 16,5 points by Vinho Grandes Escolhas