Category Archives: Tinta Roriz

Assobio Red 2009

$15.49 Duoro, Portugal PLCB Code# 38001 This opaque and dark purple colored red blend from Portugal is a steal and was very well received by our tasting group. It opens with a spicy black cherry bouquet with hint of black … Continue reading

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Quinta da Fronteira Douro Red 2007

$8.99  Duoro, Portugal Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code# 32054 With plenty of weight, but weight that is concentrated around a tight, firm tannic core. The wine has great ripe plum and black cherry fruits, brimming from the glass. The acidity is … Continue reading

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Sogrape Vinhos Callabriga Alentejo 2008

$8.99 Duoro, Portugal Chairman’s Selection         PLCB Code# 32080 This powerful red delivers ripe, balanced flavors of dark plum, mocha, mincemeat and dark chocolate. The good structure is supported by plenty of tannins. Tinta Roriz, Alfrocheiro Preto and Alicante Bouschet.  Best … Continue reading

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Sogrape Vinhos Callabriga Douro Red 2008

$8.99 Douro, Portugal Chairman’s Selection There’s a pure mineral note to the rapier-like red plum and dark cherry flavors. Very fresh and balanced, with the tannins building on the currant- and spice-filled finish. Tinta Roriz, Touriga Franca and Touriga Nacional. … Continue reading

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