• 132 serradinha rose

Serradinha Rose 2017. Quinta da Serradinha, Lisboa

Product Details

  • DO: Lisboa, Portugal
  • Brand: Quinta da Serradinha
  • Producer: Quinta da Serradinha
  • Grape: Castelao & Touriga Nacional
  • Vintage: 2017
  • Climate: Atlantic
  • Production: 1,000
  • Vinification: Fermented and aged in terracota amphora
  • Tasting: prego, tapas, white meat, rice
  • SKU: 132

Product Description

Serradinha Rose is a blend of the local varities of Castelao 60% and Touriga Nacional 40% from Quinta da Serradinha, located north Lisboa, town of Leiria. Vines planted between 1952 and 1996. Hand harvested, grapes selected at the winery are destemmed and macerated a bit, then into an open press draining softly and then left in Terracota amphora from s XIX. Spontaneous fermentation at low temperature and left ageing in the amphora with its lees for 8 months. The terracota amphora maintains its unique vinification properties proving better results than contemporay vats made of modern materials. Bottled in May 2018, without filtration or clarification. Bottled in May 2018, without filtration or clarification. A well structured rose, mineral and delicate acidity. Very versatile to drink any season. Limited production of 1000 bottles.