Picos do Couto Sparkling Rosé
Capacity: 75 cl
Wine Region: Dão
Grape Varieties: 100% Touriga Nacional
Vinification: This sparkling wine was made exclusively from Touriga Nacional grapes, grown at Quinta Picos do Couto. All grapes were hand-picked and harvested at the ideal ripening time for this style of wine. After a delicate pressing, the must was decanted and in turn delicately fermented at a controlled temperature of 15ºC. The wine obtained proved to be very fresh and aromatic, with a lively acidity. The second fermentation followed by the traditional method in bottle, where the wine aged for 9 months until its degorgement.
Color: It has a bright salmon pink color with sparkling reflections. Reveals an exquisite persistence of fine bubbles contributing to an outstanding perlage.
Aroma: It shows very delicate notes of wild berries, where the presence of raspberry and blackberry stands out, combined with nuances of violet and a soft expression of cherry.
Flavor: It expresses a unique profile, with a crunchy and well-integrated mineral acidity, a delicate, fresh and lively mousse, with a very refined and refined style, with a very persistent finish.
Service Temperature: 6ºC - 8ºC
Ageing Potential: 2 years after degorgement
Recommended dishes: Ideal for special moments of celebration and to accompany soft dishes of Mediterranean cuisine based on fish and white meats.
ABV: 12% Vol.
Oenology: Carlos Silva