6x Wines For Shiraz Lovers
Special bundle of our favorite Portuguese wines that match the profile of Shiraz. 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) Guarda Rios | Signature | Red | 2019 | Doc Alentejo - Vivino Rating 3.9
Tasting Notes: Dark deep red in color with violet hues. It has an intense nose with spicy notes and notes of wild berries, forest, and a touch of vanilla. It is full of volume to the palate, with a fine structure with notes of chocolate and mint. Floral and cinnamon notes, with a harmonious and persistent end.
2) Syrah | Red | 2019 | Doc Alentejo - Vivino Rating 3.8
Tasting Notes: Dark and dense garnet colour. Nose of great impact and balance between notes of ripe black fruit, plum and fig and notes of wood aging. In the race it presents a unique lightness and power with a velvety texture and made for the meals at the table.
3) Evel Reserva | Red | 2018 | Doc Douro - 91 points Robert Parker
Tasting Notes: “This is the Evel brand's top wine, a rich blend that was aged for 12 months in new wood. The smooth texture and the fine juicy black fruits are given extra richness by the spice and still-present tannins.” Roger Voss, Wine Enthusiast Magazine
4) Scala Coeli | Red | 2017 | Doc Alentejo - Vivino Rating 4.6
Aging: 15 months in new French Oak Barrels Tasting Notes: Heavy garnet coloured wine. Aroma of forest fruit, confined plum, dark chocolate, rockrose and resin. Very fresh in the mouth, with excellent acidity, associated with firm tannins that will ensure great capacity for evolution. Good concentration, with elegant finish.
5) Familia Reserva | Red | 2019 | Doc Alentejo - Vivino Rating 4.1
Tasting Notes: Dark, deep and opaque in colour, this wine is a clear reflection of the balance between the Touriga Nacional and the Syrah grape varieties. When tasted it presents ripe black fruit in healthy coexistence with vegetable, floral and spice notes. The ageing both in barrels and in the bottle has provided a fine structure profile with polished but present tannins, providing a tension in the mouth making it perfect for complex dishes.
6) Ravasqueira | Premium | Red | 2014 | Doc Alentejo - Vivino Rating 4.4
Tasting Notes: Dark red colour, dense and opaque. Complex and intense nose with barrel end. Peas, cedar, light iodine, black olives, cocoa and intense mixture of black and red fruit and dried figs. Spicy, with black pepper, thyme and mineral extension. In the tasting has cut tannins, thin and growing with concentration in the medium of taste, balsamic freshness, meat, plums, blueberries and blueberries, full strength and mineral finish. It can and should be decanted. To drink between 2017 and 2037.