ADEGA GRANDE

Tejo, Portugal 

Today, the Adega Cooperative de Benfica do Ribatelo counts on the associated winemakers, who explore about 500 hectares of vineyards, distributed by 70% of white varieties and 30% of red varieties.  The predominant white grape varieties are the unavoidable Fernão Pires, followed by the Boal of Alicante, Arinto, Talia and Vital.

 

Adega Grande comes from the region of Ribatejo, the wine region of recognized quality. Very gastronomic, elegant and good value for money.

 

It features a beautiful garnet color with aromas of ripe red fruits such as plums and cherries. In the mouth, the tannins are soft, with good balance and good persistence flavor with a long finish.  Its aroma has the presence of notes of red fruits, cherries and fresh plums resulting in a more delicate and smooth combination.

 

The winemaking process is a modern process where a selection is made for the evaluation and selection of the best grapes. A perfect wine for you to enjoy at the end of a long and tiring day.  It is an excellent choice to be shared with your family and friends at meals or special meetings. 

 

The Adega Grande is produced with the strictest quality standards and complies with all legal regulations in force.

 

 

ADEGA GRANDE

Red Wine | Red Blend

GRAPE VARIETAL: Castelao

 

WINE STYLE: Rich and Intense

 

FOOD: Beef, Pasta, Veal, Poultry; well-seasoned meats and strong cheese

 

ALCOHOL: 12%

ADEGA GRANDE

RESERVE

Red Wine | Red Blend

GRAPE VARIETAL:Castelao

 

WINE STYLE: Rich and Intense

 

WINEMAKING: 12 months in French barrel

 

FOOD: Red Meats with Oily Sauces

 

ALCOHOL 13.5%

 

Tasting Notes

Adega Grande has a nice bouquet, soft and persistent flavour, and is recommended to accompany meat and cheese.  Fruity and easy to enjoy. A Portuguese red wine of clear aspect and ruby color with red nuances. The aroma is fine and elegant with notes of black fruits, jam and white chocolate. The flavor is soft, with a slight astringency, and balanced. Tannins are fruity, soft and structured. Elegant finish.

Tasting Notes

A varietal reserve, 100% Castelão (or in other regions, Periquita) that in the mouth is extremely soft, smooth and persistent, with prolonged end.  This wine has a clear, fruity aroma such as cherries and fresh plums.  Thus, it should be harmonized with red meats.

Perfect for you to enjoy at the end of a long and tiring day. It is also a great option to be shared with your family and friends at meals or special meetings. Castelão wine has a dry type of taste.

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