6x Wines For Cabernet Sauvignon Lovers
Special bundle of our favorite Portuguese wines that match the profile a Cabernet Sauvignon. 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) Bacalhoa Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 - Vivino Rating 4.2
Tasting Notes: This wine has a deep ruby colour which is semi opaque. Maintaining its classical style, Quinta da Bacalhoa 2016 presents red fruit aromas, combined with wood and spice nuances. In the mouth sensations of red fruits are highlighted and combined with soft tannins. It has a fresh, slightly mineral, elegant and very complex finish.
2) Cartuxa Reserva 2016 - Vivino Rating 4.4
Tasting Notes: Heavy garnet coloured wine. Balsamic, furniture wax, cherry, plum and sour cherry dominate the aroma of this wine, also associating notes of nutmeg. Very complex and dense, with great structure, firm tannins and excellent acidity. Long and elegant finish.
3) Quinta do Javali Reserva 2015 – Vivino Rating 4.3
Tasting Notes: Deep red. Nose dominated by notes of ripe red fruit with some hints of strawberry jam and raspberry, combined with nuances of spice. So well integrated, there are notes of toasted barrels of high quality, giving a greedy character to wine, with aromas of vanilla and brioche. In the mouth, it confirms the fruity aromas in harmony with this structure but elegant.
4) Papo Amarelo | Reserva | Red | 2019 - Vivino Rating 3.8
Tasting Notes: A dark deep red coloured wine. It has an intense nose with spicy notes and notes of wild berries, forest, and a touch of vanilla. In the mouth Taste of red and black fruits matures, with jam, soft in the mouth with very good tannins and structure, lingering after taste.
5) Quinta Dos Aciprestes | Reserva | Red | 2018 | Doc Douro - Vivino Rating 4.2
Tasting Notes: The wine reveals an astonishing violet colour and very complex aromas of plums, red and black fruit perfectly integrated with nuances of vanilla and floral notes. On the palate, it shows its huge dimension of red and black berry flavours, which combine splendidly with its round tannins, offering an everlasting and pleasant finish.
6) Tapada Do Chaves Reserva | Red | 2014 | Doc Alentejo - Vivino Rating 4.3
Tasting Notes: Deep garnet in colour, with an intense and full aroma, dominated by forest fruit and black fruit, with light smoky hints. Well-structured on the palate, with strong tannins, full-bodied and firm acidity. Its intense fruitiness appears alongside spicy and smooth balsamic sensations. Extremely complex, fruity and very elegant persistent finish.