Start a new search!

Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer SOGEVINUS
Extremely deep intense purple colour. Attractive, intense, ripe plummy-black-cherry-cassis nose with some vanilla-cedar notes. Dry, medium bodied, nicely structured, intense, fresh, ripe, plum-cherry-cassis flavours with a lingering, gently cedary, harmonious, bright, raspberry-tinged finish. This terrific value, crowd-pleasing, ready-to-enjoy Douro red is a blend of Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca and Tinta Roriz with 13% alcohol, 6 g/L residual sugar and 5.3 g/L total acidity. It was aged for 9 months in new French and previously used Hungarian oak casks. CSPC 31197
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Ame Win
Country Portugal
Region Douro
Rating **+(89 points)
Bright, Fresh, Cassis-Plum-Cherry
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: Aged in mature Hungarian and French oak casks for nine months, this Douro red blend offers a weighty mid-palate with bold black fruit flavours and rustic, spicy tones on the finish. Look for notes of cassis, black licorice, cocoa and mint and serve alongside grilled spicy sausage. Price $ 14.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - November 18, 2023
Cases bought 487 (12 bottles per case)

Check LCBO Availability

Score:    - Not Presented   * Below Average   *+ OK   ** Good    **+ Excellent    *** Outstanding ***+ Exceptional

Copyright Vintage Assessments 2024
Prior written permission is required for any form of reproduction
 (electronic or other wise) and or quotation.
Contact Michael Vaughan at mbv@uniserve.com