Quinta do Couquinho – Colheita 2014 – Douro

Quinta do Couquinho – Colheita 2014 – Douro

The nose reveals notes of leather, earthy notes and slightly notes of blackberry, strawberry associated with hints of spices as well as discreet hints of blackberry, strawberry associated with hints of spices as well as a discreet hint of gray pepper. The palate is fruity, mineral, fleshy, well-balanced and offers a beautiful fleshy/juicy fruit as well as a slight acid frame. In the mouth this wine expresses notes of fleshy cassis, crushed blueberry and slight notes of fleshy Quetsche plum, red berries associated with hints of chocolate, liquorice as well as a discreet hint of caramel. Tannins are slightly dry/over-extracted. Good length.

Note (Score): 15/20

Note (Score): 89-90/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 2016/12

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée

Type (Kind): Muté (Fortified)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)