2008 Quinta da Gaivosa

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2008 Quinta da Gaivosa

Post by AHB » 21:56 Sun 25 May 2014

Bottled in 2012. From Alves de Sousa. Deep red, a solid magenta; opaque. Delightful nose of sweet, ripe blueberries. Soft and fruity impact; tannins gentle and supporting the fruit. Lingering fruity finish. Lovely balance in an elegant style. 92/100. Drunk 24-Apr-14 at BFT5.
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