ROSÉ 2020

Origin: DOP Palmela.
Winemaker: Bernardo Cabral.
Grape variety: Castelão.
Year: 2020.
Winemaking process: Manual harvest and transport in small boxes of 20kg. Direct pressing of whole bunches with juice from second press. Partial fermentation in used French oak barrels (35%) and the remainder in stainless steel vats.
Ageing: Aged on lees for 6 months. A part is aged (35%) in used French oak barrels for 5 months.
Bottling: Bottled in March 2021.
Soil and weather: Sandy soil and Mediterranean weather.
Colour: Salmon.
Aroma: Fruity aroma with hints of redberries and redcurrant.
Taste: Engaging, with a balance between refreshing acidity and mild structure.
Gastronomy: Excellent as an appetiser. Pairs well with sushi, fish and salads.
Alcohol: 13,07%.
Total Acidity: 5,53 g/l.
Total Sugar: 0,6 g/l.
pH: 3.31.