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Messias, Vinha de Santa Barbara, DOC, 2011, Douro

Aged in French oak barrels for 18 months.
Year 2011 - 0,75 liter - 13.5% ABV
€ 36,73 / 1 liter, prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs
Contains sulphites
in stock
Article: 2011 Vinha de Santa Barbara DOC Vinhos Messias
Country: Portugal
Growing area: Douro
Category: Red wine
Classification: DOC
Producer: Vinhos Messias
Grape variety: Touriga Nacional  and Touriga Franca
Description: Ruby colour wine. Floral aromas like rock rose and chemical notes reminding tar and minerals. Wingspan tannins feeling, but tamed by the barrel ageing. Long and fresh aftertaste.
Alcohol: 13.5%
Residual sugar: 1.1 g/l
Acid: 5.6 g/l
Drinking temperature: 18 - 20 °C

Vinification: Initial cold maceration, spontaneous alcoholic fermentation and extended maceration. Ageing in French oak barrels for 18 months. 

Allergens: Sulphites
Further details
Country of origin: Portugal
Company: Sociedade Agrícola e Comercial dos Vinhos Messias, S.A.
Address: Avenida Comendador Messias Baptista 56, 3050 Mealhada, Portugal