Federal Wine & Spirits

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The Wines of This Week's Tasting:

Delicious Portuguese Bargains
April 26, 2017

 

White
  

2016 Pinha Dao White: Bright straw. Tropical fruit note in the aromas and flavors. Good texture and acidity and hints of tangerine in the finish.  Very Good Plus  12.99/bottle  11.69/mixed case  11.04/case

 

  Red

2015 Pinha Dao Red:  Deep ruby. Wild berries, hints of smoke and balsa. Balanced complex finish.  Very Good Plus  12.99/bottle  11.69/mixed case  11.04/case

2013 Adega Vila Real Douro Reserva: Ruby. Aromas and flavors of red and black fruits with notes of pepper and spice. Medium body and good balance.  Very Good Plus  11.99/bottle 10.79/mixed cae 10.19/case

2015 Maria Mora Alentejano Red:  Deep ruby. Red berries, cinnamon and leather. Rich fruit on the palate and balancing acidity.  Very Good Plus  10.99/bottle 9.89/mixed case 9.34/case

2015 Tinta Boa Lisboa Red:  Deep ruby. Aromas and flavors of rich dark fruit with spice and bramble. Bright and clear cherry notes in the finish.  Very Good Plus  11.99/bottle 10.79/mixed cae 10.19/case

 

Verde
   

2016 Ponte Loureiro Vinho Verde:  Straw with green highlights. Lemon lime and citrus peel aromas and flavors. Exuberant light sparkle and wonderfully crisp finish. This is fun.  Very Good Plus  10.99/bottle 9.89/mixed case 9.34/case

 

4/26 Portugal case: Two each of the above wines for a special price of $122

Instore only 4/26 Portugal pack: One each of the above wines for a special price of $65

 

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