17 pts Vinho Grandes Escolhas - Dark, dense and opaque colour. Nose with intense fruit of blueberries and raspberries, bread dough, pastry and spices. In the tasting, reveals mineral hints, with well integrated barrel notes of dark chocolate, black currant and floral. Also shows hints of liquorice with dense and elegant tannins, which adds a long and steady finish. To drink now or through the next 5 years.