Esporão Vinho da Defesa 2016 - Red Wine

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Awards

- 86/100 Wine Spectator
- 16/20 Wine Magazine

Tasting Notes

Its full-bodied and rich palate is well sustained with firm tannins and a balanced acidity.


The Producer

Herdade do Esporão is home to a unique terroir that is the result of an alliance of a very particular climate, regulated and softened by the great central lake, with different types of soil, exhibitions and the vast wine heritage of native castes, castes from other wine regions and castes. The typically Mediterranean landscape is composed of smooth undulating plains that occupy a little more than 1,800 hectares of total area, 450 hectares of which are occupied with vines and about 80 hectares occupied with olive groves.

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6,20 €

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Producer:Herdade do Esporão
Year:2015
Oenologist:David Baverstock e Luís Patrão
Region:Alentejo
Alcool Perc.:14,5%
Bottle Size:75CL - 25,4FL Oz
Harmonizes with me:Red Meat
VarietyTouriga Nacional, Syrah
Wine TipeRed Wine
Serving at16ºC

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