Herdade da Pimenta Red 2015, Alentejo
Alicante Bouschet, Touriga Franca, Touriga Nacional
It’s in the subregion of Redondo,in the middle of the Alentejo, where the soils are clay/schist. The vineyards of Herdade São Miguel cover 35 hectares (the property was purchased in 1997 by Alexandre’s father, also called Alexandre, and covers 175 hectares). There’s also a second family vineyard of 65 hectares. In addition, some grapes are also bought in from Borba. Production is 1 million bottles annually, ranging from inexpensive entry-level to high-end.