- Vale do Rio Pinhão; Cheires – Alijó
- Luís Leocádio
Parcels of vines situated on the steep slopes of the River Pinhão at an altitude of 150-400 m, with poor, stony schistose soil; low yielding vines with grapes of high concentration and quality.
Traditional to the Douro, where Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Barroca and Sousão predominate.
Fermentation in granite tanks and trodden by foot. Blend of various wines aged in French oak casks.
Golden red colour. Aromas of mature red fruits with the added complexity of dried fruits. Fresh to the mouth, harmoniously conjugating naturally sweet and silky tannins.
Service and harmonization
Tomato salads, smoked fish, cheeses of average intensity, not especially sweet desserts. 16º-18ºC.