Quinta do Crasto Crasto Douro Superior Red 2018
Region: Douro, Portugal
Bottle size: 75cl
Grape: Tinta roriz, tinta barroca, touriga franca and touriga nacional
Perfumed with plums and blackberries plus a red forest fruits and a scattering of spice, this is textured and undeniably powerful, yet elegant.
The grapes, come from the property Quinta da Cabreira in the Douro Superior sub-region, were taken to the winery in plastic boxes and rigorously inspected on a sorting table on arrival. The grapes were then completely destemmed and slightly crushed. After this, the must was transferred to temperature-controlled stainless steel vats. Matured for 12 months in French oak barrels.