O Quinta do Monte Xisto Oriente it’s a wine from a plot facing Orient. Its exposure and grape varieties give rise to a fresher and lighter wine, less loaded in color, with more elegance and notes of spices.
The plot it’s composed by the varieties Tinto Cão and Tinta Francisca.
Harvested by hand the grapes are transported to the winery in 20 kg boxes. Fermentation takes place at concrete vats with indigenous yeasts followed by 18 months aging in 600 litre barrels.