85 Ratings
Herdade Do Esporao Tinto Monte Velho

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Wine Description

Red fruit and spice aromas are bolstered by rich fruit flavors and supple tannins that work well at the table any night of the week. Tapas, rich soups, burgers, pastas, and pizza pies are all fair game with a bottle of Monte Velho on deck.

The wine shows integrated spicy ripe fruit and oak characters, with a balanced and well rounded palate, good body and a soft tannic structure.

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    First Portugal wine, easy drinking, jammy fruit, $10 not to shabby

    over 4 years
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    Smooth. My favorite red so far at Boston Wine Expo.

    almost 5 years
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    Great wine for meat

    about 1 year
Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 85/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 169 on Feb-07