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Lua Cheia em Vinhas Velhas Tinto Lua Cheia em Vinhas Velhas Tinto

Vinification: Destemmed and crushed, 12 hours pre-maceration fermentation at 34ºC to increase enzyme function; pre-selected yeast; alcoholic fermentation at controlled temperatures (22-24ºC); light remontage (pumping over)
Type: Red Wine
Grape varieties: Vinhas Velhas.
Producer: Lua Cheia em Vinhas Velhas
Winemaker: Francisco Baptista.
Region: D.O.C. - Douro
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Year: 2016

Colour: Deep garnet
Aroma: Very aromatic with notes of blueberries and blackberries
Soil: Schist
Weather: Hot and dry climate with large thermal gaps
Taste: Full-bodied and concentrated but very fresh with ripe and round tannins. As on the nose, very scented with the same notes of blueberries and blackberries
Final Notes: Very long lingering finish
Gastronomy: It pairs well with game, roast meats and mild soft cheese

Alcohol: 13.5%
Residual Sugar: 0.6 gr/L
pH: 3.73
Acidity: 4.50 gr/L
Temperature: 16-18 ºC

Bottle: Bordalesa Autor
Capacity: 750 ml
EAN bottle: 560 474 2001 209
EAN Case: 1 560 47420 0120 6
Bottles per case: 6
CASE Net Weight: 4.5 Kg
CASE Gross Weight: 8.5 Kg
Dimensions: 24.5*31.5*16.5
CASES per pallet: 105 (21*5)
Pallet Weight: 875 Kg

Awards:

Vintage 2016

  • 90 points/Best Buy - Wine Enthusiast, June 2018

Vintage 2015

  • 90 points/Best Buy - Wine Enthusiast, May 2017
  • 16.5 points- JancisRobinson.com, Review by Julia Harding, February 2017
  • 86 points- Review by Mark squires, RobertParker.com, April 2017
  • Silver Medal - Vinalies Internatinales 2017

Vintage 2014

  • 16.5 points- JancisRobinson.com, Review by Julia Harding, June 2016
  • 88 points- Review by Mark squires, eRobertParker.com, June 2016
  • 90 points/Editors' Choice - Wine Enthusiast April Issue 2016
  • 16 points- Wines under 4 Euros - Revista de Vinhos July 2015

Vintage 2013

  • Silver Medal - Asia Wine & Spirits Awards 2015 
  • 16 points- JancisRobinson.com, Review by Julia Harding, July 2015
  • 89 points/Best Buy/Online Exclusive - Wine Enthusiast June Issue 2015

Vintage 2012

  • 90 points/Best Buy - Wine Enthusiast April 2014


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