Aragonêz, Trincadeira, Grand Noir, Alicante Bouschet
Dark ruby colour. Nose very intense and complex; dark fruits notes, balsamic and spicy wood. Good structure, very ripe and smooth tannins, nice acidity, long after taste.
Store and Serve Advices:
Serve at a temperature of 16ºC to 18ºC
Ideal with red meat and strong cheeses.
Reviews and Awards:
. 92 points in Robert Parker;
. 17,5 points in Revista de Vinhos;
. 17,5 points in Vinho Grandes Escolhas;
. Bronze medal International Wine Challenge 2014 (2011);
. Bronze medal Decanter World Wine Awards 2011 (2007).
17 pts Vinho Grandes Escolhas - Deep rich ruby color with intense nose of crushed berries and red fruits. Rich and elegant on the palate with spice, raisins...
17 pts Revista de Vinhos - Ruby colour. Aromas of compotes, vanilla and coconut. Concentraded, intense and involving; fullbodied. Pleasant and lingering...
Bronze International Wine & Spirit Competition - This Vintage Port is deeply concentrated with flavors and aromas of plums, blueberries, black cherries,...
91 pts Wine Spectator - A rich yet elegant combination of flavours - dried apricots, honey, nuts, spices, vanilla - creates an endlessly complex wine that...