Andreza Grande Reserva

75 cl

A rich, full flavoured blend of Touriga Nacional & Touriga Franca that is matured in French oak casks for 14 months. It is made by two of the best winemakers in the region: Jao Silva e Sousa & Francisco Baptista.

  • €27.00
Andreza Grande Reserva

A rich, full flavoured blend of Touriga Nacional & Touriga Franca that is matured in French oak casks for 14 months. It is made by two of the best winemakers in the region: Jao Silva e Sousa & Francisco Baptista.

Tasting Notes from Celtic Whiskey Shop and Wines on the Green
Nose Very intense and powerful yet elegant aromas dominated by notes of bergamot oil from the Touriga Nacional, and balanced out with aromas of wild forest berries (blueberry and mulberry) with well-integrated high quality oak
Palate Extremely elegant and voluptuous, yet fresh and well balanced with notes of wild forest berries and a long finish
Colour Deep ruby colour with hints of purple/ blue flecks
Fact Sheet
Fluid 75 cl
Grape Variety Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca
Alcohol % 14.5
Style Dry, Medium Bodied
Estate/Producer Lua Cheia em Vinhos Velhas
Country Portugal
Region/AOC Douro
Vintage 2013
Making Techniques Destemmed and crushed, 12 hours maceration at 34ºC using selective yeast ; temperature controlled fermentation (12-14ºC) for 10 days; malolactic fermentation in French oak barrels; total oak ageing 14 months.
Closure Cork
Cellaring/Ageing Potential Drink now, or within the next 10 years
Awards and/or Press Quotes
Jancis Robinson 16.5/20
Wine Advocate 90 Points
Wine Enthusiast 91 Points

Tags: Douro Valley, Portuguese Wine, Red Wine