Quinta Dos Carvalhais 2008, Doc Dão

Red Blend Red Blend
Dão, Portugal

$16.95 (13474)

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January 07, 2012

Critic Reviews (2)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Rich, soft and well-blanced. This delicious fire-side red will have you warm and cozy in no time. Rich, dried and...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A touriga nacional-based blend from the granite hills of the Dão region, this is an open, fragrant, floral example,...

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Community Reviews (1)

Edward Rasiulis
Edward Rasiulis

Medium ruby colour with a medium to medium+ intensity on the nose.

Positives: Oak, cherry, rhubarb, blackberry, sage, plums & turn tamarind. Medium+ body & tannins with good acidity & length.

Negatives: A little green to have on its own.

Drink within the next 2 years & match it with ribeye steak.

Tasted: 13 June 12

Score: 8.5, Value: 8.5/10, Total: 17/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5

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