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2014 Quinta Vale d'Maria Portugal Red "CV - Curriculum Vitae"

Winery: Quinta Vale d'Maria

Vintage: 2014

Wine Name/Vineyard: "CV - Curriculum Vitae"

Wine Category: Portugal Red

Grape blend: Field blend

Region: Douro

State or country: Portugal

Price: $99

Cases produced: 690

KWG Score: 93.2 (based on 4 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (92)

Review date: June 27, 2017

Wine Review: This dark red colored blend from Portugal is very good and was being poured on the main floor at the Boston Wine Expo. It opens with a red plum and old oak bouquet with hints of black currant. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, balanced and very approachable. The flavor profile is a tasty mineral infused black cherry with notes of black tea and a touch of black olive. The finish is dry and its moderate fine grain tannins stick around for quite some time. I would drink this wine in the next couple of years and pair it with a New York strip steak. Enjoy – Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

Organic status: not organic

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