This wine is from ancient vines, hand picked and 100% foot trodden and fermented in the circular granite lagares at Vale de Mendiz. The wine ages 4-6 years in large old oak vats.
Niepoort - Late Bottled Vintage 2015 (Port)
Name Late Bottled Vintage 2015 Producer Niepoort Style Fortified Port (Ruby) Country Portugal Region DOC Porto, Douro Vintage 2015 Grape Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinto Cão, Tinta Francisca, Tinta Amarela, Sousão, Tinta Roriz ABV % 20 SO2 Production Not certified (uses biodynamic principles). Natural yeast fermentation, foot trodden in traditional Lagares, no cellar adjustments save for acidification with tartaric acid and minimal sulphur use which is unavoidable in Port production due to the fortification and naturally low acid in the grapes. Unfined. Unfiltered. Vegan. Tasting notes Dark Fruit + Mineral + Quaffable