Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Tesco Finest Douro Cataplana 2014

Variety: Touriga Nacional, Tempranillo, Touriga Franca
Country of origin: Portugal
Wine appellation: Douro
Vintage: 2014
Alcohol content: 13.0%
Color: medium red
Bouquet: wild cherries, red currant, cranberries
Taste: medium body, wild cherries, vivid profile, lively fruit, higher acidity, higher tannins, but noit harsh, still quite gentle and easy going profile, feels very cool climate, at the end granate apple,quite nice longer finish
Overall score: 3.5+6.5+10.5+7+6.5=84
Price: CZK 105 on special
Stopper: cork
Lively wine with higher acidity which stays in the mounth for next 5 minutes. Wine that some people would love and some hate, nothing in between, I am the "like" side, defintely very Old World style with higher acidity, still very young though.

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