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Prova Cega 2017 Wine Review

Prova Cega 2017

Prova Cega 2017

Douro D.O.C., Portugal

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $12.95

Drink: 2019-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Prova Cega

Agent: FWM Canada

Natalie's Score: 88/100

A robust Portuguese red with dark plum, chocolate, fine dried herb aromas on the nose. dark cherry, red plum, mocha, anise and savoury spice flavours on the palate. Structured dusty tannins.

Food pairings: grilled pork sausages, pork ribs.

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This Prova Cega 2017 was reviewed on September 25, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Robust aromas of black plum, cherry, mocha and spice. Full bodied, Smooth with some medium, grippy tannins, ripe dark fruit, and a mocha, spicy finish. Enjoy with grilled sausages or burgers.
Excellent value under $13 on this Prova Cega 2017 produced from 50% Touriga Nacional with equal parts Touriga Franca and Tinta Roriz. A smoky, sultry red from the Douro wine region with lots of ripe dark cherry, dark fruit compote, anise and dried herb flavours velvety on the palate. Pair with a meaty, saucy venison stew. - Community Wine Reviews

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