Portuguese Wine

A small selection of Portuguese wines that are drinking very well now and couple that will hold another few more years. Not forgetting 10-years old Port that is simply divine as it breaths to reveal an elegant profile that is sherry-like in flavours.

Bulk purchase discount available for purchase of 12 bottles and above.

Straits Cellars Terras del Rei Red

 

Terras d’el Red 2012: $26.00

Blend of Trincadeira, Aragonex and Castelao, this crystal clear garnet hue with just ripened aromas of ripe red fruits. Easy, medium bodied with smooth mellow balance and texture. A perfect match with roast and hard cheese.

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Straits Cellars Reguengos Red

 

Reguengos Red 2012: $29.00

Wine Enthusiast 90
“The cooperative of Reguengos is now a major force in the region. This wine, named after the hilltop town of Reguengos, is a powerful, condensed wine. It has dark black fruits, solid tannins and a smooth texture. Full-bodied and worth aging. Drink from 2015.”

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Straits Cellars Monsaraz Red

 

Monsaraz Red 2012: $29.00

Made from indigenous grapes of Trincadeira, Aragonex and Alcante Bouschet, The wine has a distinct ruby-red color, a complex aroma of ripe fruits of berries and red currants, and oak. Mellow on the palate with smooth fine tannins and a lingering finish.

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Straits Cellars Patria Porto 10 Years Old

 

Patria 10-Years Port: $47.00

Made from the classic blend of Touriga Nacional, Tinto Roriz, Touriga Franca, Tinto Cao and Tinta Barroca. A silky textured, balanced and intensely aromatic Port showing notes of elegant dried fruits of apricot, plum, logan and almond skin. A full bodied wine that will evolve almost sherry-like with patience in the glass. A hugely beautifully aromatic persistent wine.

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