Espera Palhete is a red wine from the Lisbon region. It expresses in its essence the freshness and minerality characteristic of the wines of this region, being a historical recreation of the wines of Alcobaça in medieval times.
Early hand harvest (first week September – Touriga Nacional: bunch thinning) to 15kg cases; All white varieties fermentation with skins, joining Touriga Nacional pressed bunches two days after fermentation begins. Natural fermentation in old french oak barrels and stainless steel vats.
Beautiful light ruby colour, mineral character, cherry, pear, floral and spicy hints. Elegant, intense and fresh on the palate, with a pleasant finish
Grape Arinto, Bical, Fernão Pires, Touriga Nacional, Vital
Bottle Size 75cl