Herdade da Ajuda Nova



The vineyard consists of 109 ha of red and 26 white varieties.

 

White Varieties: Antão Vaz, Arinto, Verdelho, Ugni Blanc, Moscatel Graúdo, Sauvignon Blanc e Semillon.

 

Characteristics of White Wines: High acidity, aromatic mineral and fresh profile, with records of tropicality, providing youth, longevity and liveliness.

 

Red Varieties...



The vineyard consists of 109 ha of red and 26 white varieties.

 

White Varieties: Antão Vaz, Arinto, Verdelho, Ugni Blanc, Moscatel Graúdo, Sauvignon Blanc e Semillon.

 

Characteristics of White Wines: High acidity, aromatic mineral and fresh profile, with records of tropicality, providing youth, longevity and liveliness.

 

Red Varieties: Touriga Nacional, Trincadeira, Castelão, Aragonez, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Alicante Bouschet e Petit Verdot.

 

Characteristics of Red Wines: Well-structured tannins, aromas with great aromatic and mineral definition, intense chromatic characteristics, pleasant acidity and balanced evolutionary definition.

 

Common Characteristics for White and Red Wines: The Atlantic influence positively affects the evolution of maturation, counteracting the effects of “severe water stress”, introducing moderation and modeling in the alcohol content and increasing the much appreciated characteristics of freshness and minerality.

 

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Harvesting usually starts in the second half of August and continues throughout the month of September, through manual harvesting of the plots with the greatest oenological potential, but also mechanically, at night, or during periods of the day with less heat intensity. , in order to safeguard the optimum ripening timings and ensuring that the temperature of the grapes at reception is lower, countering the oxidation of the musts, the aromatic subtraction, the final stabilization of the wines and the reduction of the energy effort of the chilling equipment.

 

The end result is the story of Herdade da Ajuda Nova: Produces and markets Wines of Excellence with high aromatic intensity, full of freshness and minerality,  meeting the demands of the markets



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