Wine "Messias Selection" Tinto, Dao DOC
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Reviews of purchase "Messias Selection" Tinto, Dao DOC
The wine has a deep ruby color.
Taste the wine a nice, soft, smooth texture, spicy and floral notes, balanced acidity and a long finish.
The fresh aroma of wine is filled with notes of ripe black fruit and berries.
Wine accentuate the taste of dishes from red meat, game, cheeses.
"Messias Selection" Tinto, Dao DOC - red wine, which has a pleasant taste and floral aroma of fresh fruit. It is produced from red grapes - Alfrokeyro, Touriga Nacional and Tinta Roriz. The crop is grown in the vineyards, dominated by granite soil. After collecting the berries and sorting process of fermentation begins. Exposure of wine lasts for six months in barrels of American and French oak. Wine accentuate the taste of dishes from red meat, game and cheese.
Vinhos Messias company was founded in 1926, its founder - Messias Baptista - served as head of the company until 1973, after which control passed to his heirs. The company produces high-quality wines from several regions: Dao, Bairrada, Douro, Vinho Verde, Beyras, Terras do Sado and Wine do Porto. The company is also known for its high quality sparkling wines and aged brandies.
Messias is based at Mealhada town, a small town in central Portugal, in the heart of the Bairrada region. Here, the company owns more than 160 hectares of land, on which lie the vineyards. In Ferradoza (Douro Valley), Messias owns 200 hectares of land, 110 hectares of which are occupied by vineyards for the production of port wine and Quinta do Douro. The company expands, buys new vineyards and carefully ensures that in the production were involved in only the most advanced technology.