Vinhos Oscar Quevedo, DOC Douro Portugal
Established in 1986, the Quevedo family estate is comprised of six separate vineyards (quintas) for a total of 112 hectares all located in the Upper Douro. Facing a difficult vintage,Oscar opted to lower the yields and preserve quality. Above all, this cuvée is a crowd pleaser. Bright rubis, the nose offers distinct aromas of small red berries and french herbs. In this medium body wine the tanins are well integrated and the finish is fruity and lively. Thjs is a finely balanced wine at a most attractive price point.
Suggested Pairings : For those able to get their impatience under control, this seductive cuvée will rejoice your guests next summer while sampling your homemade pizza or your grilled meats.
Alcool : 13.5%
Format: 750 ml
Maturation: 6 Months french oak for 50% of cuvée
Varietals: Touriga National (40%), Touriga Franca (33%), Tinta Roriz (27%)
Cellaring potential : 5 years
Availability: Private import exclusive. 12 cases (12) CODE SAQ: 13915710