Classification: Vinho Regional Alentejano
Type: Red / Premium Reserve
Brand name: Vale Barqueiros – Tinto 2008 Garrafeira (Limited Edition)
Producer: Sociedade Agrícola da Herdade de Vale Barqueiros, S.A.
Acidity: 6,0 g/dm3
Sugar: 3,8 g/dm3
ABV: 14,5% Vol.
Varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Touriga Nacional and Alicante Bouschet
Region: Vale Barqueiros Estate; North Alentejo
Soil type: Granite derived
Date: September of 2008
Type: Manual/Hand picking
Fermentation: Stainless steel tanks with controlled temperature
Maturation: Twelve months in French oak barrels followed by 1 year on the bottle
Colour: Garnet red
Nose: Complex and deep wild plums jam with spices. Soft scents of vanilla induced by the French oak barrels
Palate: Elegant, distinct and complex with long persistent
Realease: July 2015
Consumption temperature recommended: 16/17 °C
Production: 3.300 bottles of 0,75ml
Estate Bottling: Soc. Agric. Herdade de Vale Barqueiros, S.A.
Winemaker: Joachim Roque