16 Oct Zambujeiro 2011

Zambujeiro

Red Wine 2011
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Origin:

Vinho Regional Alentejano, Borba, Portugal

Blend:

33% Petit Verdot, 27% Alicante Bouschet, 27% Cabernet Sauvignon, 13% Touriga Nacional ,16% vol Alc.

Production:

3.800 bottles

Winemaking:

Handpicked, selection by hand, maceration, fermentation in wooden fermenters, 6 weeks skin contact, malolactic fermentation in barrels, 24 months barrel aged in new French oak barrels.

Tasting notes:

A perfect year in the vineyards produced this stunning wine. It has an almost black colour and opens a dark, complex bouquet of wild berries, tobacco and cedarwood. Dense and tight in structure, still with mouthcoating tannins, lots of lush, sweet fruit extract, balanced by a fresh acidity, and comes with an almost endless finish. It is a big and opulent wine, made for ageing and improving in the bottle for at least 10 years.

Serve with:

With all kind of meat, pastas or alone.

Serve between 15 – 17°C.
Drink 2015 – 2030.

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