Murzelo Reserva Tinto 2015

Murzelo Reserva red is the entry-level wine produced by Quinta da Veiga. Its composition reveals a wine with contours of great balance and versatility. 

Datasheet

Category: Product ID: 1165

Description

Intense ruby color. Aroma of ripe red fruits with slight notes of spices. Discreet and well integrated wood. In the mouth it reveals good structure and smooth tannins with a long and fresh finish. It goes well with fish roasts, white meats and light cheeses.

Additional information

Type of Wine

Red, Controlled Denomination of Origin - DOC Douro

Location

Ferrão, Cima-Corgo

Varietal Composition

1/3 Touriga Nacional, 1/3 Touriga Franca, 1/3 Tinta Roriz

Winemaker

João Cabral de Almeida

Height

170 m – 220 m

Type of plantation

Double bard levels, vines at the top

Climate / Soil

Mediterranean, hot and dry with wide ranges
thermal. Schist Soil

Phase

6 months in fine-grained Allier French oak barrels
with 36 months of air drought and medium toast +

Alcohol Content (% V/V)

13.5 %

Vinification

 Reception for manual choice carpet. Stalk and crushing; 12 hours of pre-fermentative maceration at 34ºC to maximize the work of endogenous enzymes, use of selected yeasts; alcoholic fermentation for a minimum of 7 days with temperature control.