The Wines

Made exclusively from Estate-grown grapes, for each brand, a different purpose and an appropriate blend, nonetheless the philosophy remains the same: The best quality possible in each segment.

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Passion

At Quinta do Casal Monteiro we are passionate about the art of winemaking, excelling to take special care, love and attention into every step of the vinification process.

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The Terroir

We take our role as custodians of the land very seriously, as such we adopt traditional viticulture methods allied with ecological integrated management practice to sustain our vines.

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Clavis Aurea

The golden key that locks the wine range of Quinta do Casal Monteiro and opens the secrect of the Tejo's best flavours. The best vinifications of the year in a limited edition vintage.

Clavis Aurea, DoTejo DOC, Reserva 2012, Red

Grape Varieties

Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Tinta Roriz.

 

Tasting Notes

Made with carefully selected grapes, this wine is the true expression of our Terroir. Brilliant deep garnet colour in appearance, it presents aromatic hints of red ripe fruit, jelly, black plums and cocoa, all well integrated with a french oak undertone. On the palate is powerful and velvety with an intense and persistent finish.

 

Food Pairing

Best enjoyed with red meat or strong matured cheese.

 

Serve at

16º C (62ºF)

 

Volume

750 ml

 

Alcohol

13.5 % by vol.

 

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