Duorum Reserva Old Vines

2017
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Deep red colour. Concentrated, intense and complex aroma dominated by ripe black fruits, blackberries, cassis, and gooseberry, also showing floral aromas of violet and exotic wood. Aromas of spices result from elevage in the barrels. Well balanced acidity with firm and ripe tannins. A full bodied and powerful wine with a long, persistent finish.

Attributes
Grape Varieties Touriga Franca
Touriga Nacional
Tinta Roriz
Souzão
Type of Soil

Schist

Harvest

By hand to small cases of 15 Kg

Winemaking

Upon arrival at the winery the grapes originating from 100 year old vines are carefully selected and de-stemmed. Pre-fermentative maceration at low temperature with robotized treading in stainless steel “lagares” (troughs) takes place, following fermentation at controlled temperature (between 25ºC and 28ºC) in stainless steel tanks. Pumping over and “delestage” processes are then started in order to obtain the greatest extraction possible followed by a long post-fermentative maceration.

Ageing

In 225 and 300 litres French oak barrels for 18 months, 70% ages in new oak barrels and 30% in second and third year barrels.

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Distinctions and awards
Wine Enthusiast 93/100 pts
Robert Parker Wine Advocate 90+/100
Robert Parker Wine Advocate 90+/100
Revista de Vinhos 17,5/20 pts
Revista de Vinhos 17,5/20 pts
Revista VINHO Grandes Escolhas - 18/20 pts Great Taste of Douro
Revista VINHO Grandes Escolhas - 18/20 pts Great Taste of Douro
“ A full bodied wine with an austere engaging attractiveness. A tremendously appealing red wine."
GRANDES ESCOLHAS, 2019
Perfect combination Roasted lamb in traditional wood oven with potatoes and spinach purée
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