Herdade da Ajuda

Technical sheet

Wine: Ajuda | Red

Harvest: 2015

Region: Alentejo

Enologist: António Ventura

Grapes Varieties:

Ajuda red wine is composed by Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Aragonês and Alicante Bouschet.

 

Vinification:

The grapes were harvested during the night by a mechanical process, in order to ensure aromas and phenolic compounds, holding a particular freshness. The harvest took place at night during the 3rd week of September. Fermentation at 23º C of temperature for 6 days after the grapes were destemmed. Ajuda is aged for 6 months in stainless steel and 2 months in the bottle.

 

Tasting Notes: 

Ruby color, red fruity berries with some notes of mint. Good structure and well balanced in the mouth ripe tannins. Good acidity and pleasant aftertaste.

 

Consumption Suggestion:

Ajuda is suggested as an accompaniment of day to day meals, as well as a light sh and meat dishes.

 

Analytical Notes:

Alcohol: 13,5%
Total acidity: 5,9 g/L
pH: 3,59
Total sugar: 3,5 g/L

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