Alves de Sousa (Douro)
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2009 Quinta da Gaivosa Vinha de Lordelo (Sousao, Tinta Amarela and Touriga Nacional)
TASTING NOTES OF 2009 Quinta da Gaivosa Vinha de Lordelo:
- View: ruby.
- Nose: violet, eucalyptus, varnish and black plums. deep, complex, freshness and elegance.
- Mouth: fresh, licorice and spices, dense, but with remarkable harmony and balance fruit.
VINES: Alves de Sousa
GRAPES: Sousão, Tinta Amarela, Touriga Nacional.
AGEING: 12 months in new French oak, Allier and Nevers; 12 months minimum period in the bottle.
PAIRING: spicy meat and game dishes.
TEMPERATURE: 16-18 °C
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14.5%
Alves de Sousa
The production of wines is a familiar tradition for Domingos Alves de Sousa: his father (Edmundo Alves de Sousa) and his grandfather (Domingos Alves de Sousa) had already been winemakers in the Douro. But Domingos Alves de Sousa at first embraced another career. Having obtained a degree in Civil...
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Posted on 21/09/15 at 12.22
Deep ruby colour. Notes of violet, eucalyptus, varnish and black plums. Deep, complex, but always with great freshness and elegance. Full of fresh fruit, liquorice and spices. Involving, dense, but with a remarkable harmony and balance.
- Winemaker: Anselmo Mendes and Tiago Alves...
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