Lua Cheia Em Vinhas Velhas 2013, Doc Douro

Red Blend Red Blend
Douro, Portugal

$13.25 (266882)

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July 11, 2015

Critic Reviews (3)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Vinhas Velhas means old vines, of which Portugal's Douro Valley is chock full. This youngster has a lifted floral,...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Young, firm, fleshy and flashy Douro, from old vines with the agenda to impart personality and heart. The...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A light, fresh, clean but very flavourful Douro blend. Much more cheerful than expected with notes of date, plum and...

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Community Reviews (3)

carlost
carlost

Nice wine, good value
Tasted October 2015

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Michael Loken
Michael Loken

Another example of a fine value in Portuguese wines. A nice, balanced dark fruit flavour profile is combined with the earthiness and grit that are so prevalent in the schist soils of the country. A nice buy at $14.

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It's only wine but I like it
It's only wine but I like it

Solid value from Portugal yet again.

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