Wine Quinta da Alorna, "Portal da Aguia" Tinto, Vinho Regional Tejo
Reviews of purchase Quinta da Alorna, "Portal da Aguia" Tinto, Vinho Regional Tejo
The wine is ruby color.
The taste of wine is full bodied, rounded, harmonious, with smooth tannins. The finish is long and pleasant.
The aroma of wine is filled with notes of ripe red fruits such as plum and floral notes.
The wine should be served with grilled meat, risotto and soft cheeses.
"Portal da Aguia" Tinto - saturated Regional dry red wine made from indigenous grape varieties: Touriga Nacional, Trincadeira and Kaštelan. Grapes grown in the Tagus (until 2009 - Ribatejo), a short drive from Lisbon. Viticulture in the Tagus has deep roots, the Tagus is one of the oldest wine-growing regions of the country. The harvest for the production of "Portal da Agia" going to the extent of full maturity. After fermentation at a controlled temperature of 23 ºC the wine is aged in stainless steel tanks until the following year.
Quinta da Alorna was founded in 1723 Pedro De Almeida family in Portugal, after the conquest of the Indian fort Alorna. At the beginning of the XX century the estate was sold and today it belongs to the descendants of Dr. Manuel Karok, which bought the company in 1915. The estate occupies a huge area - 2800 hectares in the center of Portugal, near the Tagus River, the largest vineyard is located in the region of the Tagus - 250 hectares. The estate has a variety of agricultural areas: from horse breeding to olive oil, grains, fruits and wine. Currently, the Quinta da Alorna comprises three companies run by 4th and 5th generation family Lopo de Carvalho: 1. Agricultural Society Alorna SA, formed at the beginning of the XX century and is responsible for the agricultural and forestry activities. 2. Quinta da Alorna Wines Ltd. He is responsible for the Group's main activity, namely the production and marketing of wine. 3. Alornatur Ltd. It operates two liquor stores, one in Lisbon and the other in Almeyrime, as well as the company Palacio da Quinta, which is used in advertising or private purposes. Wines from Quinta da Alorna produce only the best grapes and using the latest technologies.