Casa Ferreirinha – Vinha Grande 2016 – Vinho Tinto, Douro

Casa Ferreirinha – Vinha Grande 2016 – Vinho Tinto, Douro

The nose is fruity and offers a slight power, a gourmandise as well as a small elegance. It reveals notes of blackberry, small wild berry and small notes of bigarreau cherry associated with small touches of wild red fruits, grove / olive tree as well as a very discreet touch of liquorice, black olive and chocolate. The palate is fruity, fresh, mineral, precise, structured, frank, well-balanced and offers a mineral frame as well as a small tension. On the palate this wine expresses notes of black cherry, small wild black berry and small notes of grove, olive tree associated with small touches of red fruit, blackberry, flowers as well as discreet hints of spices, of tobacco / liquorice and a very discreet hint of coffee on the finish / in the background. Tannins are well-built.

Note (Score): 14.75/20

Note (Score): 88-89/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 05/2018

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée (Sustainable Agriculture)

Type (Kind): Rouge (Red)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille (Bottle)

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)