Moscatel Horácio Simões
Casa Agrícola Horácio Simões
This Moscatel Roxo is the result of intense work distributed between the vineyard and the winery. The vineyard was accompanied and spoiled all the time so that the yields did not exceed 2500 liters / ha and the grapes arrived at the winery in the sanitary state and ideal maturation. In the Adega winemaking was idealized "own" for this product, different from what was customary in other companies in the region. It consists of an intense selection of bunches followed by a pre-fermentative maceration for 5 days, after which the fermentation is allowed to start very slowly homogeneously throughout the vat, reaching 3/4 of the fermentation in 3 days, benefiting this wine with the best wine spirits in this case Armagnac, followed by a post-fermentative maceration of 5 long months. The final stage is carried out in a 6,000 liter barrel where it is concentrated. Features a dark topaz color, intense aroma, floral, and spices. Round, very soft and fresh flavor with very long finish. Contains sulfites.