Box of 6 Bottles of Palpite Red 2018 - Best Score in the Revista Grandes Escolhas Tasting "Luxury Reds from the Alentejo".
31% Alicante Bouschet, 22% Aragonez, 19% Touriga Nacional, 15% Alfrocheiro and 13% Trincadeira.
Palpite is what is in the soul of the winemaker, expressing a balance between the grapes, the "Terroir" and the intuition of the man. In each harvest, Palpite is produced by selecting the best vineyard blocks and the best barrels.
Concentrated dark violet color with a concentrated aroma of red fruits; subtle menthol notes with ripe fruit and round tannins. The finish is intense and persistent.
17,987 bottles of 0.75L.
60% Yellow Schist, 40% Granite.
Continental Mediterranean, hot and dry days, with very cold nights.
The grapes are gently crushed and moved by gravity into stainless steel tanks whose temperature is regulated for fermentation to 27ºC with two pumping over's per day. Fermentation is spontaneous. "Cuvaison of 21 days.
Serve with venison or spiced red meat.
Storage and Service
Keep at 12 - 14ºC and serve at 16ºC to be drunk at 18ºC.
18 months in French oak barrels.
Sulfites <70mg/L (EU biologic/organic standards<100mg/L) (demeter standards<70mg/L).
Gluten free. Vegan.