FILIPE PALHOÇA MOSCATEL DE SETÚBAL
The famous fortified wine of the region, born of one of the most aromatic varieties in the world: Moscatel de Alexandria. Displays amber color with golden reflections. The aroma is reminiscent of honey and orange peel, very typical of the region. In the mouth it is balanced and sweet, revealing good acidity and freshness, long and persistent finish.
DENOMINATION Moscatel de Setúbal DO
VARIETIES Moscatel de Alexandria
WINEMAKING The harvest took place at the end of September. Slight fermentation in stainless steel vats followed by the fermentation stop by adding brandy and skin maceration until March of the following year. Aged for 24 months in French oak barrels.
LONGEVITY 20 years
WINEMAKER Jaime Quendera
SERVING SUGGESTIONS Preferably drink between 10 and 12°C, as an aperitif or digestive to pair with all kinds of traditional Portuguese desserts