POMAR DO ESPÍRITO SANTO | RESERVE 2012
RED WINE | CHELEIROS
The mystery and charm of Cheleiros join their fertile properties and extraordinary minerality of the earth,
which originate this intense, complex and elegant reserve. An amazing red wine, made with the Portuguese Touriga Nacional,
Aragonez and Castellan grape varieties and stage a year in French oak barrels with American top.
Aragonez, Touriga Nacional and Castelão.
Mediterranean climate influenced by the Atlantic.
The grapes were destemmed, followed by fermentation for 8 days in stainless steel vats at controlled temperature.
Pre-fermentation maceration. Maturation in French and American oak follows for 12 months. Aged in bottle for 6 months.
Ruby red color.
Delicate and complex.
The elegant fruity aroma of cassis, is coupled smoothly with spicy aromas that add aromatic complexity.
Captivating harmony between the structure, greasiness and aromas. Good acidity gives freshness and induces longevity.
The tannins, elegant and well gifts, instill the tasting a “dialogic” character.
Recommended for pairing with cheeses and meat dishes, in general, especially baked.
Serve at a temperature between 16º C and 18º C.
Manzwine is a producer of premium wines, created after the rediscovery of a rare grape variety with so much history and years of tradition.
With a unique boutique store in Cheleiros (Mafra, Portugal), Manzwine has won several awards from national and international critics and is currently exporting to Brazil, USA, China, UK, Poland, Japan and many more.
The winery focuses its production in the village, having unforgettable regional wines of Lisbon such as Dona Fátima – the only one in the whole world exclusively produced with Jampal grape variety. With 9 labels total, Manzwine’s portfolio is further enriched with wines from Alto Douro and Setúbal regions.
Made with passion and result of old dreams, the wines are rich in fragrances and have a velvety flavor.