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Lua Nova Em Vinhas Velhas 2008

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Due to the low yields and difficult harvesting, “Vinhas Velhas” (Old Vines) are becoming a rarity in the world. By producing a wine exclusively from “Vinhas Velhas”, oenologists Anselmo Mendes and João Silva e Sousa wanted to show what they admire most in these cines: the authenticity, resistance, diversity, concentration, elegance and balance that come from Old Vines!

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Snooth User: cjcribb
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5.00 5
08/11/2011

Smoky espresso gelato, and chocolate fudge aromas with a round, dryish medium-to-full body and a savory roasted root vegetable, tomato, cedar and earth finish. 89 Points - Tastings.com Who wouldn't want a espresso gelato, it also hints of a dark raspberry genache cake!



Tasting Notes:

Full bodied and concentrated with fresh, ripe round tannins. Black currant, blackberries, blueberries with a dry dusty earth note.

Due to the low yields and difficult harvesting, “Vinhas Velhas” (Old Vines) are becoming a rarity in the world. By producing a wine exclusively from “Vinhas Velhas”, oenologists Anselmo Mendes and João Silva e Sousa wanted to show what they admire most in these cines: the authenticity, resistance, diversity, concentration, elegance and balance that come from Old Vines!

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Closure: Cork

Wine Specs:

Alcohol: 14.5% pH: 3.65
Sugar: 0.22 grams per liter Total Acidity: 5.13 grams per liter

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