A producer from the region of Beira Interior. Monte Barbo is a family wine, the result of a very selected production with techniques that combine tradition and modernity.
Rare were those who believed that is was possible Monte Barbo growing in irregular terrain between shale in the southernmost zone of the Beira Interior.
It was born in the 70’s, from the unbreakable willpower of José Rodrigues. The richness of the soils, the thorough selection of grapes and varieties, as well as the techniques that combine tradition and modernity give rise to a wine with personality, which surpasses probabilities, prejudices, limitations and borders. 40 years later although the production has increased and has been professional, remained familiar and selected. José Rodrigues dedication extended to the family, which today, with pride, sees his wine gaining ground, strength and several prizes.
The excellence of Monte Barbo wines take a deep Portugal to other parts of the country and the world, to each bottle of white, red or reserve, in which reveals all its quality and dedication.
Monte Barbo shale soils combined to Mediterranean climate of the Beira Interior create the perfect conditions to produce white wine. Prepared mainly with Malvasia grape variety has a citrine colour with tropical fruits aromas and a fresh fruit soft flavour that persists and makes it unique.
Monte Barbo, with a continental Mediterranean climate and shady soils, has the best conditions for the production of red wines. With Touriga Nacional, Aragonês, Syrah and Alicante Bouschet varieties, we have this ruby-colored wine, aroma of ripe red fruits, delicate in the mouth, with good density and persistent finish.
With Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon varieties has a deep ruby colour and has intense and complex aromas. The mature red fruits aromas with notes of French wood oak toast gives a complex presence in the palate. It is structured and persistent. Aged in 300 liters French oak barrels for 12 months.
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