Bergamota

Private Selection Dão Tempranillo Blend

8.66 ratings
-no pro ratings
Dão, Beiras, Portugal
Tempranillo, Mencía, Touriga Nacional, Alfrocheiro
Top Notes For
Peter Sultan

After listening to a @Levi Dalton on I’ll Drink To That, I was reminded that Portuguese wine still exists (outside of Port!) is crazily priced& this bottle by a woman vintner intrigued. 80% Touriga Nacional & multiple varieties including a “5% other”. The intrigue continued with a lovely spice & herbal nose, w some dark red fruit compote. Body is decidedly smooth, no hard edges, medium framed but robust, & with a lovely grip & dark red/black fruits. At 13$& change, a year in used French Oak & another 6 months in bottle, that’s a lot of wine & craft for your dollar. Didn’t find the oak monster intrusive at all, very integrated & subtle

After listening to a @Levi Dalton on I’ll Drink To That, I was reminded that Portuguese wine still exists (outside of Port!) is crazily priced& this bottle by a woman vintner intrigued. 80% Touriga Nacional & multiple varieties including a “5% other”. The intrigue continued with a lovely spice & herbal nose, w some dark red fruit compote. Body is decidedly smooth, no hard edges, medium framed but robust, & with a lovely grip & dark red/black fruits. At 13$& change, a year in used French Oak & another 6 months in bottle, that’s a lot of wine & craft for your dollar. Didn’t find the oak monster intrusive at all, very integrated & subtle

Mar 2nd, 2019
Arne Kittler

Arne had this 4 months ago

Arne had this 4 months ago

Dec 2nd, 2019
Mélanie Plouffe

Mélanie had this 5 months ago

Mélanie had this 5 months ago

Oct 30th, 2019
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8.5

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Oct 11th, 2019
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Feb 18th, 2019
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May 18th, 2018