Vintage 2015

Port

Vintage 2015

This fantastic vintage is made from grapes from only one of our vineyards: Quinta da Agua Alta. Plots of vineyards with more than 40 years old, top of the hill, south face and with more than 1 grape varieties.

Vinification

The grapes from Quinta da Agua Alta were fermented in our inox lagares for 3-4 days. After fortification with grape brandy, the wine aged in inox tanks.

Tasting Notes

This is a vintage with great concentration and simultaneously a great colour. Fruity, fresh, with aggressive and rich tannins. With long final and robust.

Producer Vieira de Sousa – Vines & Wines, Lda.
Region Douro
Soil Type Schist
Vines Cima-Corgo
Average Vine Age Over 30 years
Grape Varieties Touriga Naciona, Touriga Francesa, Tinto cão, Tinta Roriz
Harvest Period September / October
Harvest Method Hand picked
Fermentation Lagares / Foot Treading
Ageing Inox tanks
Residual Sugar 103 g/L
Alcohol 20% vol
Baumé 3,5
pH 3,76
Total Acidity 4,66 g/L Tartaric Acid

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