Country: Portugal Region: Alentejo
Varietal: Aragonês, Trincadeira, Cabernet Sauvignon, Alicante Bouschet
Vintage: 2012 Colour: Red Style: Dry
Producer: Herdade Do Esporáo
The Esporão Estate is one of the largest and oldest domains in the Alentejo region, lead by flying winemaker David Baverstock. The exceptional climatic conditions; good light, hot sun, humid Atlantic breezes from the Northwest and the unique xistous and vulcanic soils, constitute the origins for the outstanding wines of Esporão.
Ageing Potential: Age
Tasting Note: 92 points in Wine Enthusiast Magazine - Deep rich red colour. Intense spicy aroma of mature red berry fruits with discrete oak complexity. Compact, elegant, dense and creamy. Firm tannins offering structure for bottle maturation.
Food Matches: Accompanies roast and grilled red meats and full flavoured cheeses