Quinta Do Javali | Maria Luisa | Red 2017 | Doc Douro
Intro: The Maria Luisa brand is the top tiered wine from Quinta do Javali, named after Antonio's wife and daughter. Made from the very best parcels within the vineyard. (605 bottles produced)
Region: Douro (D.O.C)
Winery: Quinta do Javali
Grapes: 30+ Varietals from old vines of at least 65 years of age
Aging: 12 months in new and used French Oak
Tasting Notes: Deep ruby color with hints of crimson on the rim. The aromatic symphony begins with the strong scent of red berries, with a suggestion of plums, raspberries and strawberries. There follow typical spices of the ancestral Douro wines, such as rosemary and a touch of pink pepper. The complex aromas of the forest and even of wildflowers are an indication of the age of the wine. e tannins are well integrated and combine structure and elegance in an incomparable symbiosis.
ABV: 14% Decant: 2-3 hrs Serving Temp: 16-18 °C Pairing: Charcuterie & Cheese