- Vale do Rio Pinhão; Cheires – Alijó
- João Cabral de Almeida / 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 for a minimum of seven years.
Orangey red in colour. Fresh notes of cherry and blackberry, dried fruits and balsam. To the mouth, this reveals a balance between freshness and ageing with a very harmonious balance.
Service and harmonization
Melon with smoked ham, cheeses, dried or red fruit desserts, dark chocolate 16º-18ºC.