Amante (Port)"Lover" is a full bodied dessert red wine made in a Port style. This wine is meant for sipping after dinner. Stunning.
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Suggested Aromas: Dried baking herbs, caramel notes & floral hints, dense dark berry on the palate dominates this Port style wine.
Blend: 75% Tempranillo, 25% Brandy, made from Tempranillo
Fermentation: Three-day fermentation. Fermentation was stopped with the addition of the brandy.
Time aging in oak: 36 months, French Oak
Finish Alcohol: 20%
Acid/pH: 3.65 pH
Production: 200 cases. Splits.
Age-ability: Should age well through 2027
Best time to drink: 2022 - 2025
Elevation: 4,200 ft
Exposure: Flat, lots of exposure
Soil: Sandy loam
FOOD PAIRING: Try it with fresh ripe strawberries or aged hard cheeses.
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