Vinha do Carmo

Colour: Red Vintage:2016 Alcohol Content: 14,5% Technical Sheet: Vinha do Carmo

History

Quinta do Gradil has a long and rich history, which can be traced back in the 18th century. The finest terroir of Lisbon wine region and the experience of the past together with the most advanced technology are reflected in our wines.

Winemarkers

Vera Moreira & António Ventura

Grape Varieties

Alfrocheiro, Aragonez & Alicante Bousche

Winemaking

Selected grapes were carefully harvested and totally destemmed upon arriving on the cellar. The fermentation occured in small stainless steel tanks, with controlled temperature, followed by a 3 months ageing in oak barrels.

Tasting notes

Intense ruby color, defined aromas of berries with some balsamic notes, and some nuances of cocoa and dark chocolate, fresh mouth with lively acidity and good volume. Some greasiness, fine and elegant tannins, well harmonized with the acidity to provide an elegant and persistent finish.

Awards

Vintage 2016 | Silver in IWSC 2018
Vintage 2016 | Gold in Concurso Vinhos de Portugal 2018
Vintage 2016 | Gold in SMV Canadá 2018
Vintage 2016 | Melhor da Região in Concurso Uva de Ouro 2018