Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Amarela, Tinto Cão, Souzão, Tinta Barroca
Deep red color. Nose shows elegant fruit flavors and floral notes. In mouth it shows full, structured and soft, with aromas of wild berries complexed with balsamic notes and cocoa. Final soft mouth and very persistent with intense notes fruit.
Store and Serve Advices:
Store in a cool dark place (12-14 º C), in a horizontal position, with minimal vibration. Serve at a temperature of 16 º C. It is advisable to use the same day or up to 3 weeks. May submit deposit in the bottle.
Superb with high quality blue or creamy cheeses, chocolates, berry fruit desserts.
Reviews and Awards:
. 90 points in Robert Parker;
. 16,5 points in Vinho Grandes Escolhas;
. Bronze medal Decanter World Wine Awards 2010 (Other vintages);
. Silver medal International Wine & Spirit Competition 2009 (Other vintages);
. Silver medal International Wine Challenge 2009 (Other vintages);
. Silver medal International Wine & Spirit Competition 2008 (Other vintages);
. Silver medal International Wine Challenge 2008 (Other vintages).
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