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REGIONAL TINTO 2017 DO Alentejo
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer SOLAR DOS LOBOS
Fairly deep purple red colour. Spicy, very bright, gently juicy, fresh plum-cherry purée nose. Dry, medium to medium-light bodied, attractive, bright, slightly spicy, ripe, plum-cherry-apple purée flavours with a lingering, faintly sandalwood-tinged finish. This ready-to-drink, crowd-pleaser has 13.5% alcohol and 5 g/L residual sugar. Has not appeared in Vintages before. CSPC 13512
Type Red Wine
Agent Win Lov
Country Portugal
Region
Rating **(87.5 points)
Spicy, Ripe, Juicy, Ready
LCBO Text Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: The wolf on the label here is taken from the family's coat of arms. This blend of Aragonez, Touriga Nacional, Castelão and Trincadeira offers a fruit-forward, fresh, silky experience, with cherry, ripe red berry, wood spice and drying tannins. Try this with charcuterie, or grilled pork chops with cherry sauce. (Vintages panel, April 2019) Price $ 12.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - January 11, 2020
Cases bought 355 (12 bottles per case)

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