Alicante Bouschet, Trincadeira
An intense, garnet colour with a fine, complex aroma where mature fruit stands out with a hint of jam combined with vanilla and the light spices of the wooden surroundings. It has a full-bodied taste, denoting a solid structure, slightly acidic with “soft” tannins, with a prolonged, persistent after-taste, revealing all its complexity and balance.
Store and Serve Advices:
Best served at 18ºC and served on appropriate glass to enhance its characteristics.
Excellent with all kinds of meat dishes, especially for accompany grilled meats.
Reviews and Awards:
. 16,5 points in Revista de Vinhos;
. Silver medal Decanter World Wine Awards 2016;
. Bronze medal International Wine Challenge 2016;
. Bronze medal International Wine Challenge 2014 (2008);
. Bronze medal Challenge International du Vin 2013 (2008);
. Silver medal Decanter World Wine Awards 2013 (2008);
. Commended International Wine Challenge 2013 (2008);
. Silver medal Challenge International du Vin 2009 (2007);
. Bronze medal Decanter World Wine Awards 2008 (2006);
. Commended International Wine Challenge 2008 (2006).
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