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Rose Sao Joao Wine  

CAVES SÃO JOÃO VELHISSIMA

VINIC SPIRIT – VINTAGE 1966 

Vinification Process
Wine vintage: 1965; Distillation: End of 1965; Beginning of
Aged: Spring of 1966
37 years of aging in French Limousin oak barrels and a small
quantity in Portuguese oak barrels firstly wined with Oporto
wine.

 

SENSORIAL ANALYSIS

Colour
Limpid appearance. Intense amber colour.

Aroma
Rich fragrance, intense and complex with clearly noticed vanilla
and coconut notes, derived from the oak barrels in which it has
aged. Slightly smoked notes, sweetened milky and subtle
nuances of dried fruit.

Taste
Velvety taste, refined and aromatic, confirming the aroma
sensations previously felt. A feeling that lasts far beyond the
moment of taste.

 

LABORATORIAL ANALYSIS
Alcoholic degree (%v/v) 40 %
Methanol (g/hl a a) 68
Total higher alcohol (g/hl a a) 534,9
Serving Temperature
8 ºC

Awards
Best Portuguese Vinic Spirit (18 points on a scale of 1 to 20) –
Revista de Vinhos – December 2005

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