2014 Douro Tinto "Palestra" (Encostas do Douro (Palestra))
Encostas do Douro, Palestra Tinto, Douro, Portugal, 201440% Tinta Franca, 40% Tinta Roriz, 20% Tinta Barroca LUSH FRUIT, PLUM & RASPBERRY FRUIT, TASTY Fermented using only indigenous yeasts and in stainless steel tank as well as traditional stone lagares, the Palestra is a true stunning value. This winery is located in the tiny sub region of Baixo- Corgo where they farm 22 hectares. This red blend is made from traditional Porto grapes, in a dry, full-bodied style. This sensational blend is lush and ripe with plum and raspberry fruits, not oaky, but rich and tasty. Serving Suggestion: Best with grilled meats or savory, earthy dishes, like grilled portobello mushrooms with lentils.