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Vila Jardim Quinta Vale, Do Arno Tinto 2009 Wine Review

Vila Jardim Quinta Vale, Do Arno Tinto 2009

Vila Jardim Quinta Vale, Do Arno Tinto 2009

Vinho Regional Tejo, Alentejo, Portugal

Community Score: 90/100

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Price: $15.95

Drink: 2012-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Vila Jardim

Agent: Signature Wines & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Charming! Full-bodied with cherry liqueur concentration yet completely dry. If you love New World wines such as Californian zinfandel and want to bridge to something just as tasty but less fruity from the Old World, this is your wine.

Tinto food pairings: standing rib roast, rotisserie leg of lamb.

This was reviewed July 7, 2012 by

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Bright and expressive wine with an attractive nose of blue plum, violet, raspberry, coffee bean and vanilla. Dry and full bodied with soft-textured ripe fruit and spice flavours. Quite charming with the acidity, tannins and fruit playing off each other expertly. Excellent value. Could easily reward 2-3 years of cellar, or enjoy tonight. Source: Vintages Wine Catalogue.

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