Porta 6

Varietals: Tinta Roriz, Castelão, Touriga Nacional

Vintage: 2017
DOC: Lisboa

Winemaker: António Mendes Lopes, António Ventura, Rafael Neuparth and Arnaldo Simões
Winery: Vidigal

DESCRIPTION

Superstar Portuguese red which has transformed the category in many markets worldwide. This phenomenon started in the UK really, when we secured a listing with Majestic. A fantastic review on a popular food & drink TV show led to incredible demand, indeed the number of orders placed briefly crashed the retailer’s website!

With it’s vibrant, uniquely eye-catching label and most importantly, its amazing quality, bright fruit, smooth balancs and surprising value for money have kept wine lovers coming back for more. They have also discovered the joy of Portuguese wines in the process.

TASTING NOTES

Colour: Live ruby red ​​with violet tones.

Nose: Intense red and black fruit where freshness is combined with fresh fruit.

Palate: Fruity, soft mouth with a pleasant and persistent finish.

FOOD MATCH

A great all-rounder, but we recommend with grilled red meats, especially lamb, pizza, pasta and oily fish.

VITICULTURE / VINIFICATION

Vineyards are located in the Lisboa area where the Atlantic Ocean influences the climate a lot. Soils are clay limestone and the vines were planted on average, around 16 years ago.

2017 was The year was characterised by being an extremely dry and hot year. The climatic conditions contributed to an advancement of the growing cycle and grapes were harvested as early as the 1st week of September.

The grapes were de-stemmed and crushed after arrival at the winery. The fermentation was in stainless steel tanks with controlled temperature (25ºC).

There is no contact with oak for Porta 6, so it is a wine all about fruit.

TECHNICAL DATA

Varietals: 50% Tinta Roriz, 40% Castelão, 10% Touriga Nacional
ALC:  13.5%
RS: 8.2 g/l
PH: 3.5
Malolactic: Yes

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Porta 6 Rosé

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