Quinta Dona Mafalda – Don Kyno 2019 – Douro

Quinta Dona Mafalda – Don Kyno 2019 – Douro

The nose is fruity, gourmand and explosive on the fruit. It reveals notes of pulpy/bright cassis, juicy/bright blueberry, small notes of juicy/bright strawberry associated with touches of crushed raspberry, nutmeg, fine hints of aromatic herbs/thyme/olive tree as well as discreet hints of sweet spices and a hint of vanilla essence. The palate is fruity, gourmand…

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Ramos Pinto, Duas Quintas 2018 – Douro

Ramos Pinto, Duas Quintas 2018 – Douro

The nose is fruity and offers juiciness and harmony. It reveals notes of ripe lemon, juicy white peach, small notes of mesocarp associated with fine touches of grapefruit, zests as well as an imperceptible hint of orange flowers and local copse. The palate is fruity, fresh, mineral, juicy and offers a good definition and a…

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Vale D. Maria – Vinhas Do Sabor 2018 – Douro Superior

Vale D. Maria – Vinhas Do Sabor 2018 – Douro Superior

The nose is fruity and offers freshness, minerality. It reveals notes of juicy/crunchy pear, apple, small notes of flowers/varietals associated with small touches of lemon zests, dry zests as well as very discreet hints of quenette (in the background). The palate is mineral, well-balanced and offers gourmandize, a fine acidulous frame and suavity. On the…

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Quinta do Silval, Dorna Velha – Tinta Barroca 2017 – Douro

Quinta do Silval, Dorna Velha – Tinta Barroca 2017 – Douro

The nose is fruity and structured. It reveals notes of wild blackberry, small berries and small notes of warm local grove associated with a touch of crunchy small red fruits as well as discreet hints of Cuben pepper. The palate is fruity, racy, balanced, beautifully acidulous (acidulous frame) and offers precision, gourmandize, a fine tension,…

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Quinta do Silval, Dorna Velha – Tinta Roriz 2017 – Douro

Quinta do Silval, Dorna Velha – Tinta Roriz 2017 – Douro

The nose is fruity, aromatic and offers a fine gourmandize / generosity. It reveals notes of blackberry, wild strawberry and small notes of crushed raspberry, cornflowers associated with small touches of fleshy blueberry, vanilla, sense of place as well as a discreet hint of gray pepper and toasted. The palate is fruity, fresh, mineral, well-balanced…

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Lua Cheia – Em Vinhas Velhas 2018 – Douro

Lua Cheia – Em Vinhas Velhas 2018 – Douro

The nose offers power as well as a fine grain. It reveals notes of cassis, plum and small notes of crushed raspberry associated with touches of black pepper, fine touches of local grove as well as a subtle hint of violet and spices. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers juiciness, a fine acidulous frame,…

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Andreza – Reserva 2017 – Douro

Andreza – Reserva 2017 – Douro

The nose is fruity, gourmand and offers elegance, intensity, a very fine richness as well as a tight grain. It reveals notes of blackberry, plum and small notes of violet associated with touches of small black fruits, racy minerality, graphite as well as a hint of gray pepper and a very slight hint of oleander….

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Carvalhas – Vinhas Velhas 2017 – Douro

Carvalhas – Vinhas Velhas 2017 – Douro

The nose is fruity, elegant and offers richness (full of finesse). It reveals notes of fleshy wild blackberry, wild strawberry and blueberries associated with touches of cornflowers, rose, juicy / fleshy plum, hints of pepper, camphor and slight hints of bergamot and spices. The mouth is fruity, elegant, well-balanced, racy and offers a beautiful definition,…

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Pintas Character 2017 – Douro

Pintas Character 2017 – Douro

The nose is aromatic and offers a fine richness, a fine grain as well as a very fine power. It reveals notes of blackberry, fleshy raspberry and small notes of strawberry associated with a small touch of fleshy purple plum, hints of nutmeg, almond, vanilla pod as well as a discreet hint of caramelization, almond…

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Ritmus – Tinta Roriz 2017 – Douro

Ritmus – Tinta Roriz 2017 – Douro

The nose is fruity, gourmand and offers power as well as concentration. It reveals notes of crushed strawberry, crushed cassis and small notes of violet, licorice associated with a touch of cherry, hints of pepper as well as slight hints of olive and sweet tobacco. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, silky, well-built and offers a…

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