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Red Wine
Mirabilis
2017, 75cl
Douro

105
approx. £87.92

 14%

 2010-2035

 Serve at 16º-18º

 

O Produtor, tasting note published in May 27th 2018

Couleur rouge pourpre profond. Nez complexe et intense, with notes of fruits noirs, rose pâle et d'epices - poivre blanc, muscade noix and girofle clou. The bouche is elegant, shiny, texture soyeuse, three concentrée, opulent, of a great sophistication, deep, haute gravité, in three dimensions. Bel balance between texture ferme, acidite modérée and structure intense; Finale très longue, intense, of haute prision, of a great aromatic and physical persistence.

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Mirabilis

Manual selection of grapes on carpet of choice at the entrance of the winery. Total destemming and cold pre-fermentation maceration; fermentation in wood vats for 5-6 days with temperature control (24-26 ° C), adding 4 days of prolonged (postfermentative) maceration. Aged 18 months in new French oak barrels; three soustirages and 6 months in the basement after bottling

Allergens information

Contains sulphites.

SKU: 104493

Quinta Nova de Nossa Senhora do Carmo

Quinta Nova de Nossa Senhora do Carmo is a place of extreme beauty in the heart of Douro valley and owned by Amorim family since 1999.
The family connection to the wine comes from afar, through its connection with the export houses of Vila Nova de Gaia in the cork business. Meanwhile the dream came true and the project is now in the hands of the 4th generation of the family.
With a story longer than 250 years, the property displays conserved structures and the cellar original building from 1764, after interventions by the architect Arnaldo Barbosa.
But the «quinta» is much earlier than this and history confirms it as a great land belonging to the Portuguese Royal House, having been identified its first owner in 1725.
The winery produced more than 3,500 barrels of wine from neighboring estates and it was soon ‘integrated in the first demarcation of the region’. The historic sites that are still preserved give notice to this historic weight.
An entrepreneur spirit and family vision did however the difference because, combined with a passionate commitment to the future, determined the beginning of multiple changes to a path of oenological excellence.

Address

Quinta Nova de Nossa Senhora do Carmo, S.A

Quinta Nova
5085-222 Covas do Douro – Portugal