Country: Portugal Region: Lisboa
Varietal: 40% Touriga Nacional, 30% Tinta Roriz, 30% Castelão
Vintage: 2015 Colour: Red Style: Dry
Producer: Pedro Marques
Vale da Capucha is located near Quinta de S. José in Carvalhal, 10 km from the Atlantic coast, in the name of Lisboa. The company today is led by Pedro Marques, who in 2009 transformed his passion into a life project. His family has always produced wine but has focused more on quantity than on quality. With the arrival of Pedro, things change; Replaces the old vineyards with white grape varieties from other areas of Portugal, such as Viosinho and Gouveio from Douro, Antão Vaz from Alentejo, Alvarinho of Vinho Verde and even the viognier of France. Converts biodynamic grain cultivation without using chemical treatments, and spontaneous fermentation, indigenous yeasts and at least 12 months of refining in the steel on fine lees for all its wines
The Clima Tinto presents a spicy nose with red fruits. A medium body with refreshing acidity and a savoury dry finish .
Food Matches: It's great with local food, Codfish and roasted meats. Goes very well with Italian food