Quinta Dona Mafalda – Alicante Bouschet 2017 – Douro

Quinta Dona Mafalda – Alicante Bouschet 2017 – Douro

The nose is fresh, powerful and offers minerality. It reveals notes of Bigarreau cherry, ripe strawberry and small notes of wild blackberry associated with touches of wild fruits, wild raspberry as well as small / discreet touches of eucalyptus, flowers (violet, lily) as well as very discreet hints of white pepper. The palate is fruity,…

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Quinta Dona Mafalda – Vinhas Velhas 2016 – Douro

Quinta Dona Mafalda – Vinhas Velhas 2016 – Douro

The nose reveals notes of caramelization, vanilla and small notes of blueberry, fleshy cassis associated with small touches of fleshy strawberry as well as discreet hints of Sichuan pepper, fleshy red cherry, a very discreet hint of violet and sweet spices. The palate is fruity, juicy, well-balanced, precise and offers a good definition, roundness, suavity,…

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Quinta Dona Mafalda – Touriga National 2016 – Douro

Quinta Dona Mafalda – Touriga National 2016 – Douro

The nose is fruity, racy, well-structured, precise and offers a beautiful grain as well as a fine power. It reveals notes of cassis, wild berries and touches of fleshy plum, pepper, fleshy wild strawberry combined with hints of liquorice stick, tobacco leaf as well as a very discreet hint of liquorice, sweet spices and violet…

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Quinta Dona Mafalda 2016 – Douro

Quinta Dona Mafalda 2016 – Douro

The nose is fruity, well-balanced and offers power, finesse, a fine concentration as well as a good finesse of the grain. It reveals notes of wild black berries, cassis and small notes of wild berries (strawberry, berries) associated with fine / slight touches of eucalyptus, a floral touch (brings freshness) and spices / pepper and…

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Mafalda 2015 – Douro

Mafalda 2015 – Douro

The nose is fruity, well-built, well-structured and offers elegance and a small gourmandise side. It reveals notes of crunchy cherry and wild berries associated with small touches of raspberry, crunchy strawberry as well as slight hints of chocolate and flowers. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers precision, a good definition, a fine acidulous frame…

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Little Mafalda 2016 – Douro

Little Mafalda 2016 – Douro

The nose is fruity and offers a very fine power (in the background) and juiciness. It reveals notes of black cherry, ripe red berries and a touch of wild ripe wild strawberry combined with small / discreet hints of chocolate, toasted oak as well as very discreet hints of gray pepper and a discreet hint…

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Vasques de Carvalho – 2018, Reserva – Douro 

Vasques de Carvalho – 2018, Reserva – Douro 

The nose is fruity and offers a small straightness, a small concentration as well as structure. It reveals notes of ripe cassis, sour cherry and small notes of wild red berry / raspberry associated with touches of cornflowers / violets, Zan, black olive as well as a very discreet hint of local vegetation, Cuben pepper,…

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Quinta da Devesa – Vinhas Velhas 2011, Reserva – Douro 

Quinta da Devesa – Vinhas Velhas 2011, Reserva – Douro 

The nose offers a small power, gourmandise as well as a fine and very slightly tight grain. It reveals notes of blackberry, toasted notes and small notes of vanilla, cassis associated with small touches of ripe strawberry / cherry as well as very discreet hints of sweet spices and a very discreet hint of Sichuan…

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Quinta das Peixotas – 2012, Reserva – Douro 

Quinta das Peixotas – 2012, Reserva – Douro 

The nose is aromatic and offers a small freshness as well as a slight minerality. It reveals notes of fresh cassis and ripe blackberry associated with small notes of cardamom, spices, fresh / crunchy strawberry as well as touches of leather, black olive, oak and pepper. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, frank and offers a…

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M. Chapoutier – Pinteivera 2013 – Douro 

M. Chapoutier – Pinteivera 2013 – Douro 

The nose is aromatic and offers gourmandise as well as a small juiciness. It reveals notes of wild strawberry, flowers (iris, violet, small fresh flowers) and blackberry associated with small touches of crushed cassis, raspberry, Cuben pepper as well as slight hints of chocolate, sweet spices and slight toasted hints. The palate is fruity, well-built,…

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