QUINTA DE FAFIDE / RESERVA / RED
18 months in second and third use American oak barrels. / Native Grape varieties: Tinta Roriz, Touriga Franca and Touriga Nacional. / Schist soils at a 550 metre altitude.
Quinta de Fafide estate is located on the outskirts of São João da Pesqueira, at an altitude between 550 and 650 metres. The grapes are generally harvested in October, with the altitude allowing them to ripen without water stress.
Extremely fresh, this wine shows the freshness of the grapes. A very intense, elegant aroma where red berry and plum jam dominate, perfectly balanced with notes from ageing in new American oak barrels. Excellent tannins on the palate, with a long and lasting finish.
Serve with red meat, game, strong cheeses, spicy meat dishes.