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2016, 2017 & 2018 Casa Ferreirinha, Quinta da Leda - Douro - 3 Bottles (0.75L)

2016 - Casa Ferreirinha Quinta da Leda - Douro DOC Red Wine
2017 - Casa Ferreirinha Quinta da Leda - Douro DOC Red Wine
2018 - Casa Ferreirinha Quinta da Leda - Douro DOC Red Wine

3 - Bottles (0.75L)

CASA FERREIRINHA QUINTA DA LEDA RED 2016, 2017 e 2018
TYPE: Tranquil COLOR: Red
DESIGNATION OF ORIGIN: DOC Douro REGION: Douro
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Portugal SUSTAINABLE VITICULTURE: Yes
THE WINE
Quinta da Leda is a wine of superior quality, an exception symbol of wealth and contemporaneity of the great Douro wines. Quinta da Leda is characterized by great complexity and elegance, distinctive and celebrated elements in Casa Ferreirinha wines, the brand with the longest tradition of quality in the Douro and one of the biggest world references.
TASTING NOTES PROOF OF: 2020
Deep ruby ​​color. Intense and very complex aroma, highlighting the floral notes of violet, the notes
balsamic - resin, cedar and tobacco box -, pepper and red fruits, with very good wood
integrated. In the mouth, it is a voluminous wine, with well integrated acidity, firm and well present tannins.
Spices and red fruits are evident. The finish is long, very intense and elegant.
WINE YEAR
The year 2017 was particularly hot and dry, with an increase of about 5 ° C in temperatures
maximum, average and minimum, in relation to the climatological normal. Precipitation values ​​were about
50% below normal. The maturation phase was partly conditioned by the reduction in
amount of water available. The beginning of the harvest was one of the earliest in history, in the
7 and 22 August, for whites and reds, respectively.
WINEMAKER: Luis Sottomayor
GRAPE VARIETIES:
45% Touriga Franca, 30% Touriga Nacional, 15% Red Dog, 10% Tinta Roriz
VINIFICATION
The grapes are selected and harvested manually in the best plots of Quinta do Leda.
In the cellar, a new selection takes place, on the carpet of choice, to ensure maximum quality. After
destemming and gentle crushing, the grapes are sent to stainless steel vats, where the
alcoholic fermentation. Maceration is long and smooth, extracting the compounds that contribute to the
color, aroma and flavor of the wine.
MATURATION
For about 18 months, it aged in new (50%) and used (50%) French oak barrels. O
final batch was prepared based on the numerous tests and analyzes carried out during the period. At the
In order to preserve the highest quality of this wine, Quinta da Leda is only subjected to a
filtration before bottling. Not being stabilized by the cold, it is natural to form
deposit during aging in the bottle.
SAVE
Ready to be consumed, it can benefit from a bottle aging between 4 to 6 years. Keeps on
its best for several years. The bottle must be kept horizontally, protected from light and
heat.
SERVE
It is natural to form a deposit in a bottle. After the 2nd year of bottling, it is recommended that the wine be decanted before being
consumed. Serve between 16ºC-18ºC.
ENJOY:
Ideal to accompany meat, game and cheese dishes.
TECHNICAL DETAILS
Alcohol: 13.5% ± 0.5 | Total acidity: 5.3 g / L ± 0.5 (tartaric acid) | Total Sugars: 0.8 g / L ± 0.3 | pH: 3.7 ± 0.1
NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION (TYPICAL VALUES FOR 100 mL)
Alcohol: 10.7 g | Sugars: 0.1 g | Energy Value: 342 kJ / 82 kcal | Suitable for Vegetarians: Yes | Suitable for Vegans: Yes | Without
Gluten
ALLERGENS:
Contains sulfites
BOTTLING DATE: 2019-03-01 BOTTLES PRODUCED: 52,850
AVAILABLE CAPACITIES: 750 mL, 1,500 mL
BOTTLE:
Bottled by: Sogrape Vinhos, S.A., Avintes, Portugal
INTEGRATED PRODUCTION
The grapes used in this wine were produced in accordance with the Integrated Production Guidelines for Sustainable Agriculture, as
defined by the International Organization for the Biological Control of Harmful Organisms (OILB / IOBC):
www.iobc-wprs.org/ip_ipm/IOBC_IP_principles.html. Strict compliance with these practices is certified by an independent organization,
recognized by the Portuguese State.
Sogrape Vinhos, S.A.

Type Red wine
Producer, Name of wine 2016, 2017 & 2018 Casa Ferreirinha, Quinta da Leda
Number of bottles 3
Bottle size Bottles (0.75L)
Country Portugal
Region Douro
Label Condition Fully intact, readable label
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