ALAMBRE MOSCATEL ROXO DE SETÚBAL 2011
D.O.C. MOSCATEL ROXO
Alambre Moscatel Roxo is the new fortified DO Moscatel Roxo wine from the Alambre range. Made from the Moscatel grape on its purple version, the rare and unique Moscatel Roxo. It can be served as an aperitif or as a dessert wine.
♦ REGION ♦
♦ VINEYARD AREA ♦
LIME AND CLAY
♦ PRODUCTION ♦
♦ BOTTLING ♦
♦ GRAPE VARIETIES ♦
MOSCATEL ROXO DE SETÚBAL
♦ ANALYSES ♦
♦ STORAGE ♦
♦ SHELF LIFE ♦
♦ TASTING NOTES ♦
Dark gold with reddish background.
Ripe apricot, caramel, honey, some nuts (hazelnuts, walnuts).
Lots of fruit, very balanced, smooth, complex.
♦ VINIFICATION ♦
Fermentation stops by adding brandy. There was a skin contact time until February/March.
♦ AGING ♦
In used oak. No ageing in bottle is necessary, because it does not improve after bottling.
♦ SERVING SUGGESTIONS ♦
As an aperitif serve at a temperature of 10ºC or at 16ºC as a dessert wine. This Wine may through sediment.