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COLHEITA RED 2018 Vinho Regional Alentejano
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer HERDADE DA PIMENTA
Very deep intense violet-purple colour. Complex, gently leathery, quite fragrant, ripe, plum-cherry nose with some sandalwood notes. Dry, medium-full bodied, well structured, slightly spicy, intense, ripe plum-cherry flavours with a lingering, high acid, gently cedary finish. This blend is primarily Touriga Nacional, Syrah, Alicante Bouschet and Cabernet Sauvignon which spent 9 months in French and American oak. It has 14.5% alcohol and 4 g/L residual sugar with lot number L1820-54F1 on the lower part of the glass bottle. CSPC 445114
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Nob Est
Country Portugal
Region
Rating **/**+(88.5 points)
Complex, Well-Structured, Ripe
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: A ripe, perfumed wine, this has solid and rich layers of tannins and blackberry fruit. At this stage, the wood aging is a strong element and this needs to soften into the generous fruits and acidity. Drink the wine from 2022. Score - 90 (Roger Voss, Wine Enthusiast, Dec. 31, 2020) Price $ 19.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - May 15, 2021
Cases bought 283 (12 bottles per case)

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