Quinta do Correio Tinto

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QURO-QCTI-2017
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QURO-QCTI-2017-1-750-DP
1 x 750ml
£12.80
QURO-QCTI-2017-6-750-DP
6 x 750ml
£76.80

Hearty Dao red that sings with hedgerow fruits

  •   Dão, Portugal
  •   Smooth Red
  •   Alfrocheiro, Jaen, Touriga Nacional
  •   2017

A lovely producer from the Dão in central northern Portugal, with pine tree and eucalyptus ringed vineyards planted on the granitic hills of the region.

Correio means "post" and the vineyard originally belonged to the village postman who used to make wines and hand them out in demi-johns to those coming to collect or drop off packages and letters.  A service you wish Royal Mail would adopt!

A perfectly clear dark ruby colour, brilliant, with an intense fruit bouquet, with wild berries and pine needle notes. On the palate it is very subtle with soft tannins and a nice finish.

“Tremendous Dão, deep red fruit and the typical Dão chewy dry tannins but with excellent rich fruit and a lovely whiff of dried herbs..” Oz Clarke, Three Wine Men 2019

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Nick T

Very smooth and easy drinking for any occasion, especially when you are locked-down at home! Very good value for the wine you get.

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  Bottle size 750
  Vintage 2017
  Country Portugal
  Region Dão
  Grape Alfrocheiro, Jaen, Touriga Nacional
  Wine Type Red wines
  Wine Style Smooth Red
  Drinkability Early in drinking window
  Sweetness Dry
  Food Match Occasions - Barbecue, Red Meat - Beef bourguignon, Red Meat - Charcuterie
  Abv 13.5%

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