Region: Alentejo

Winery: Casa Relvas

Grapes: Alicante Bouschet

Alcohol: 15%

Winemaking/Vinification: Mechanical harvesting during the night. Total disengagement. Pre-fermentative cold maceration for 48 hours. Fermentation with controlled temperature (22ºC -28ºC) in vats of stainless steel. Post-fermentative maceration for 5 to 10 days. Malolactic fermentation in stainless steel vat with French oak staves.

Ageing: 12 months in French oak

Aroma: Complex red fruit aroma with earthy and balsamic notes.

Tasting Notes: Intense ruby. Remarkable freshness, excellent structure and balance. Complex finish showing great elegance.

Food pairing: Game dishes, red meat, Iberian pork and stews

Reviews and Awards: 92 pts - Wine Enthusiast; 91 pts - Decanter

Herdade São Miguel Alicante Bouschet Red 2015 Magnum 1.5L