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2012 Palestra DouroBlend from Portugal

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"Made from Tinta Roriz, Touriga Franca, and Tinta Barroca, the minimalist vinification preserved the grapes characteristics. Its smoothness, structure and harmony make it an ex...

  • 90 Wine Enthusiast
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"This wine shows some of the natural tannic structure of the Douro while really bringing out plenty of fruit. It is rich, full of black fruits, ripe berries and elegant acidity. Firm and fruity at the end, it could age until 2016, but is good to drink now."

Product Description:

"Made from Tinta Roriz, Touriga Franca, and Tinta Barroca, the minimalist vinification preserved the grapes characteristics. Its smoothness, structure and harmony make it an excellent companion to your everyday meals."-Producer

Product Detail

Item # 77354
Country Portugal
Region Portugal
Sub-Region Douro
Ratings

90 - Wine Enthusiast

Vintage 2012
Color Red
ABV 13.0%
Varietal(s) Tempranillo / Tinto Fino / Tinta Roriz, Touriga Franca, Tinta Barroca
Size 750 mL
Closure Cork
Features
Taste berry , cherry , plum , earth , leather , herb, cocoa, honey, vanilla, butterscotch, dark fruit, spice, earth, perfume, floral, violet, blackberry, cassis and tannins
Nose berry , cherry , plum , earth , leather , herb, cocoa, honey, vanilla, butterscotch, dark fruit, spice, earth, perfume, floral, violet, blackberry and cassis