Esporão Private Selection 2012 - Red Wine

#WS01148

Awards

- Gold Medal - International Wine & Spirit Competition 2016
- Bronze Medal - Decanter World Wine Awards 2016
- 90 Points - Wine Spectator

Test results

Intense garnet color, nose is predominantly black fruit with slight notes of smoke and spices. In the palate it shows density and richness, balanced with good acidity and fine tannins. The ending is long and persistent.


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.

61,35 €

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Year:2012
Oenologist:David Baverslock | Luís Patrão
Region:Alentejo
Alcool Perc.:14,5%
Bottle Size:75CL - 25,4FL Oz
Harmonizes with me:Red Meat
VarietyAlicante Bouschet, Aragonez, Syrah
Wine TipeRed Wine
Serving at16º - 18ºC

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