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MOUNTAIN VINEYARDS 1808 RESERVA 2016 DOC Douro
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CASCA
Deep intense purple colour. Slightly spicy, bright, plummy nose with some herbal notes. Very dry, medium bodied, intense, faintly spicy, mineral-driven, very gently herbal, firm, plum flavours with a lingering, very faintly bitter, gently cedary finish. This blend of 70% Touriga Nacional and 30% Tinto Roriz was aged for 12 months in French oak and has 14% alcohol and 3 g/L residual sugar with lot number L-2341 on the back label. TONY ASPLER / 88.5-points / BEST BUY - Opaque purple-black; cedary, spicy, vanilla, mulberry nose; medium-bodied, dry, richly extracted, sweet black fruit flavours with a firm tannic finish. CSPC 11149
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Gra Bra
Country Portugal
Region Douro
Rating **/**+(88 points)
Solid, Ripe, Well Structured
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: The Douro gives its power, structure and dark tannins to this intense wine. Black-currant fruits are layered with minerality and a dense texture. This is a wine for aging, rich and powerful. Drink from 2020. Editors' Choice. Score - 92 (Roger Voss, Wine Enthusiast, Nov. 1, 2018) Price $ 16.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - February 8, 2020
Cases bought 499 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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