Price:  £7.50 | Case Rate: £7.17
Ex Tax: £6.25

Santo Isidro de Pegoes - Red 2017

Information

  • Country: Portugal
  • Wine Region: Peninsula de Setubal
  • Wine Maker: Jaime Quendera
  • Grape: Castelao
  • Grape Percentage: 100% Castelao
  • Alcohol Percentage: 12.5%
  • Unit Quantity (ml): 750
Food Matching

Food Matching

This wine retains a food friendly acidity and works well with herbal scented dishes such as marinated meats or a stew garnished with fresh herbs.

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Wine tasting notes

A flavoursome wine made from the Castelão grape. Soft on the palate with vibrant notes of fresh, juicy red fruits and spicy nuances. Round, smooth and well balanced with a pleasant, fruity finish.

Winery Information

Santo Isidro de Pegoes

Santo Isidro de Pegões was founded in 1958. The cooperative is made up of 140 winegrowers and has access to over 1,100 hectares of vineyard located in the Terras do Sado area of the Setúbal peninsula. This coastal area benefits from mineral-rich sandy soils and cooling Atlantic winds. Santo Isidro de Pegões is one of the most forward thinking cooperatives in Portugal and their chief winemaker, Jaime Quendera one of Portugal's most respected winemakers. In 2017 they were awarded the.. read more

Vinification Notes

Fermentation took place in temperature controlled stainless steel vats followed by long pellicular maceration, in order to extract just the right amount of phenolic compounds, tannins, colour and aromas. This wine was made without any oak influence to showcase the purity of fruit from the Castelão variety.