Fonseca Periquita 2009, Terras Do Sado

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Portugal

$8.95 (25262)

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Clear ruby red colour; cherry, red berry and spice aromas ; dry, medium bodied, with raspberry flavours with fine balancing acidity and firm tannins to finish

Serving Suggestion
Serve with grilled lamb chops

87 pts
6

Critic Reviews (2)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

The oldest brand in Portugal, with 160 years of history (and the most consumed wine in Brazil). Periquita is made...

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Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

The 2009 is another good vintage of this bargain priced red from Portugal. Expect red cherry and plum aromas with...

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Community Reviews (4)

Francois Botha
Francois Botha

Cherry, blackberry, herbs, and tobacco on the nose. It has plenty of fruit and the tannins are starting to soften. Very good value.

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Blair WineLover
Blair WineLover

Fruity and clean tasting, no harsh edges. Unique taste and great value. I will buy it again.

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Barry Justice
Barry Justice

You don't need your imagination to enjoy this wine at such a price! Well balanced with enough interest to keep you coming back! An absolute bargain and very drinkable for anyone who even remotely enjoys wine.

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mvlwine
mvlwine

Tasted: October 2012

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