Defesa do Esporão
Philosophy: A wine with a contemporary style, showing an elegant and
intense profile. The wines show the character of the selected vineyard parcels on the Estate.
Harvest Year: The 2013 viticulture year was characterized by a wet spring followed by a dry summer with high diurnal temperatures and cool nights, allowing the grapes to grow to its potential.
Viticulture: Soil Type: Granite/schist rock with clay/loam soil.
Average age of vines: 10 years.
Grapes Varieties: Syrah, Aragonês.
Vinification: Aragonês and Syrah vinified with short maceration time. Destemming, must chilling, short skin contact, pneumatic pressing, and fermentation with temperature control (15ºC) in stainless steel tanks, centrifugation, cold stabilization and filtration.
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