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PAPA FIGOS TINTO 2018 DOC Douro
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CASA FERREIRINHA
In France judging the 2020 Concours Mondial du Sauvignon. Here is Tony Asplerís review. Opaque purple in colour; cedary, blackberry nose with oak spice; medium-bodied, dry, fresh, blackberry flavour, juicy but firmly structured. This very tasty blend of 30% Tinta Barroca , 30% Touriga Franca, 25% Tinta Roriz and 15% Touriga Nacional has 13.5% alcohol and 5 g/L residual sugar. Has not appeared in Vintages before. CSPC 11157
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Aut Win
Country Portugal
Region Douro
Rating **+(89 points)
Solid, Ripe, Well Structured
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: A silky, sexy blend of Tinta Roriz, Tinta Barroca, Touriga Franca and Touriga Nacional from the producer responsible for the iconic Barca Velha. It's rich and structured, with fresh dark cherry, subtle baking spices, touches of dried fruit and velvety tannins. A stunning wine for the price. Pair with braised lamb, hamburgers or roasts. (Vintages panel, April 2019) Price $ 15.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - March 21, 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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