Quinta de D.Carlos
Cabernet Sauvignon

Quinta de D.Carlos - Cabernet Sauvignon

KIND

Red Wine

REGION

Alenquer

CLASSIFICATION

Lisbon Regional Wine

VINE

4200 plants/hectare; Soil-Limestone

CASTAS

Cabernet Sauvignon

VINIFICATION

The grapes, previously disentangled, underwent a pre-fermentative maceration at low temperatures, for 24 hours. The alcoholic fermentation was made in stainless steel tanks, with temperature control, not exceeding 28ÂșC, for 12 days. The stage and Malolactic Fermentation occurred in French oak barrels of 2nd and 3rd year, during 16 months.

TEST NOTE

Intense ruby color. The wine presents typical aromas of the caste, with the traditional combination of peppers and very mature fruit. In the mouth, the result is a discrete acidity combined with ripe fruit and harmonious tannins. The end is long and elegant.

ALCOHOLIC CONTENT

13,5%