Wine Quinta das Arcas, Tapada de Villar DOC, 2020
Fine and smooth Alentejo, medium bodied, soft tannins, rich nose
Elegant Medium bodied. Good fruit concentration plum, black cherry, raspberry, anise and oak. Fine tannins and juicy acidity.
Dark with a purple ring. On the nose a strong black fruits jam, smoky notes, wet stone, vanilla (4 months in French oak) and hints of bacon. hints of chocolate and spices. on the palate is ripe and rounded : loads of cassis, minerality, pepper. long finish, well balanced despite a big fruity wave. Velvety texture. Ready to drink.
food dishes based on meat, sausages and cheese. Tapas certainly
Aged for 4 months in Portuguese and French oak.
Machine harvested grapes during the night to avoid high temperatures. Immediately destemmed grapes when inside the winery. Tanning fermentation in stainless steel open vats.