COMENDADOR DELFIM FERREIRA GRANDE RESERVA 2011
Technical Data
  • Denomination:  DOC
  • Region:  DOURO
  • Type:  Red Wine
  • Grape Varieties:  The traditional vineyards have more than 23 grape varieties, predominantly Touriga Franca, Tinta Amarela, Tinta da Barca, Tinta Carvalha, Tinta Francisca, Tinto Cão, Bastardo, Rufete and Donzelinho.
  • Age of Grapevines:  Around 90 years old.
  • Type of soil:  Schist.
  • Alcohol content:  14.5%vol.
  • Year:  2011
  • Aging:  18 months in new French oak barrels, with light toast and origin controlled by us. Minimum of 18 months aging in bottles.
  • Bottling:  June 2013 - 2,700 bottles (0.75 l)
  • Tasting notes:  Clear ruby colour, aroma of wild berries with premium smoky wood. Strong structure and finesse to the palate, with a long and silky finish.
  • Enologist:  Anselmo Mendes