6x Wines For Merlot Lovers
Special bundle of our favorite Portuguese wines that match the profile of Merlot. Have some fun, blind taste your friends or surprise them with a less known wine. Our wines come from flagship wineries of Portugal, personally curated a process that took our founders 11 months!
1) Javali | Quinta Dos Lobatos | Red | 2018 | Doc Douro - Vivino Rating 4.1
Tasting Notes: Intense red color. Nose characterized by notes of ripe red fruits, with a strong presence of strawberry jam and raspberry. The short aging in oak barrels was used only to adjust the aromatic component, being responsible for some spice hints. In the mouth, we highlight the fruity aromas, properly balanced by an elegant structure.
2) Ravasqueira Guarda Rios Gold Edition 2019 - Vivino Rating 4.1
Tasting Notes: Dark and deep colour. Intense nose with spicy notes and notes of wild berries, forest, and a touch of vanilla. The combination of Syrah with, the typical, Alicante Bouschet and Aragonês, gives this wine a very own identity and a balance between the ripe fruit and freshness. With the identity of the region well present, it also brings modernity in its profile.
3) Cartuxa – Vinea 2018 - Vivino Rating 3.6
Tasting Notes: Fruity, young and easy drinking. Aromas of cherry, raspberry and plum. Medium body and a pleasant finish.
4) Casa do Santar Reserva | Red | 2015 | Doc Dao - 4.1 Vivino Rating
Tasting Notes: Intense ruby with brownish tones. Intense notes of red fruits jam, spices and toasted notes. Complex, well-structure, elegant, harmonious and soft tannins.
5) Cabriz Selecionada | Red | 2018 | Doc Dao - Vivino Rating 3.6
Tasting Notes: Intense ruby color. Fruity, predominantly in fresh red fruits, wild berry jam, spices and toasted notes. In the mouth it is fruity, smooth, elegant and harmonious.
6) Series Tinto Cao | Red | 2018 | Doc Douro - Vivino Rating 4.2
Tasting Notes: A red of great character and expression, with immense aromatic complexity and rusticity, showing aromas of red fruit and herbal suggestions in a charming nose. On the palate, reveals itself rustic, with firm tannins, yet delicate, showing some elegance and finishing off vibrant and lingering.