Javali | Clos Fonte Do Santo Blue Capsule | Red | 2018 | Doc Douro - Vivino Rated 4.0
Intro: The Clos line at Quinta do Javali demonstrates the purity, respect and uniqueness of the expression of the Fonte do Santo terroir, in Ervedosa do Douro, from the vineyard to the glass. The Blue cap is exposed to sunset which increases the polyphenolic richness of this wine. 700 bottles produced.
Region: Douro (D.O.C)
Winery: Quinta do Javali Vineyard: Clos Fonte do Santo
Grapes: 30+ Varietals from old vines of at least 65 years of age
Aging: 12 months in new and old French Oak barrels
Tasting Notes: Dark ruby color with violaceous halo. The nose combines notes of black plums, ripe black cherries, blackberries and bark. In the mouth the the black fruit notes appear the wine also has a superior structure with a mineral nerve of the terroir of Fonte do Santo.
ABV: 12.5% Decant: 1-2 hours Serving Temp: 15-17°C Pairing: Gnocchi, BBQ fish, Coq-Au-Vin, Roast Pork