Great Gold Medal and Best Varietal Red Wine of the Year, Concurso Vinhos de Portugal
91 Points, Roger Voss – Wine Enthusiast
90 Points, Robert Parker – The Wine Advocate
18 Points, Revista de Vinhos, June 2014
17,5 Points, João Paulo Martins, Vinhos de Portugal 2016
Messias Clássico Garrafeira Red 2010
Intense ruby colour. Atlantic characteristic wine, where balsamic nuances of resin and cedars get involved with iodine and salted sensations. Huge structure and great potential for ageing.
14,5 % vol
5,7 g/l in tartaric acid
Partial destemming of grapes before their entry into the lagars, where they were trodden by foot during 6 days. Completion of alcoholic fermentation in used french oak barrels. The 2 years of ageing in oak was followed by another year of tuning in bottle in our cellars.