DOC Douro Wines

Quinta do Convento Red

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Quinta do Convento Red

Quinta do Convento was established in the 12th century by Cistercian monks. Since those days, the property has remained connected to grape and wine production. Quinta do Convento red is produced with Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz and Touriga Franca, some of the best and most traditional grape varieties of the Douro region.

Quinta do Convento Red 2016

Climate

Mediterranean

Soil

Mix of schist and granite

Varieties

Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz and Touriga Franca

Average Vineyard Age

30 years

Harvest Date

September 2016

Harvesting

Manual

Ageing

12 months in French oak barrels

Bottling/Launch

12 months in French oak barrels

Alcohol

14.5%

Total Acidity

5.2 g/L (tartaric acid)

Production

4100 bottles

Winemaking

Diogo Lopes and Anselmo Mendes

Quinta do Convento Red 2013

Climate

Mediterranean

Soil

Mix of schist and granite

Varieties

Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz and Touriga Franca

Average Vineyard Age

30 years

Harvest Date

September 2013

Harvesting

Manual into 18 kg boxes

Ageing

12 months in French oak barrels

Bottling/Launch

May 2015 | March 2019

Alcohol

13.8%

Total Acidity

5.0 g/L (tartaric acid)

pH

3.64

Production

13 300 bottles

Winemaking

Diogo Lopes and Anselmo Mendes