LUZON PORTU AUTOR 18 MESES TINTO 75cl
TYPE: “Crianza” Red author wine
GRAPES VARIETIES: 80% Monastrell and 20% Cabernet Sauvignon
HARVEST: The grapes are collected manually in boxes of 10/15 Kg of vineyards of the property, 50 years old, low production and located at 650 meters altitude. Transported to the winery with extreme care, it is selected at the table choosing the best grapes prior to the vatted and winemaking.
VINIFICATION: The fermentation takes place in a period of 8 to 10 days, not exceeding the temperature of 28/30 ºC, the wine remains in contact with the skins in maceration, for a period between 10 and 15 days.
AGING: 18 months of barrel aging 60% French Oak and 40% American Oak.
TASTING NOTES: Colour cherry red opaque garnet edge. In the nose it is fruity, with aromas of ripe red fruit, spicy, fine cocoa and toasted wood. Very good structure in the mouth, concentrated, tasty, with ripe and sweet tannins. Long, kind wine with great persistence.
PAIRING:LUZON PORTU AUTOR 18 MESES TINTO pairs with red meats, big game, cold roast beef, sirloin with foie and sauce or rolled black truffle, goose, roasted lamb, Iberian sausages, various stews, blue cheese, cured sheep and goat cheeses.
CONSERVATION AND CONSUMPTION: The appropriate temperature of consumption of this wine should be between 16 and 18ºC. In its conservation it is important that the temperature is constant around 17ºC, avoiding thermal jumps that negatively influence the quality.
Alcoholic Grade: 15º vol.