Quinta do Gradil Reserva Red

Colour: Red Vintage:2016 Alcohol Content: 14,5 % Technical Sheet: Quinta do Gradil Reserva Red

History

Quinta do Gradil has a long, rich history, which can betraced back in the eighteenth century. The finest terroir of Lisbon wine region, the experience of the past together with the most advanced technology are reflected in our wines.

Winemaker

António Ventura and Vera Moreira

Grapes Varieties

Touriga Nacional, Syrah & Alicante Bouschet

Winemaking

The grapes were hand-picked, carefully selected and 100% de-stemmed at the winery. The fermentation occurred in small stainless steel tanks at the temperature of 12ºC. After malolactic fermentation, the wine aged for 8 months in new French oak barrels. After ageing in the barrels, the wine rested in the bottle, quiet, for 12 months.

Tasting Notes

The result is this wine with complex aromas, where balsamic notes, truffle hints and ripe wils fruits aromas are evident. On the palate, the tannins are silky and well-balanced, perfectly integrated into the wine structure, providing a long and consistent finish.

Food Suggestions

Our Quinta do Gradil Reserva would pair perfectly with Chargrilled beef with baby cos, mint and haloumi or Spiced chickpeas with lemon and garlic marinated lamb.

Awards

- Vintage 2015 | Gold in Mundus Vini 2017
- Vintage 2015 | Gold in Berliner Wein Trophy 2017
- Vintage 2015 | Gold in Challenge International du Vin 2017
- Vintage 2015 | 91 points in Wine Enthusiast
- Vintage 2015 | Best Buy in Revista de Vinhos