Terra d'Alter Alicante Bouschet Alentejano 2019
New! Fall 2021
This fine restaurant-quality imported wine is not available at LCBO stores.
Grape Variety: 100% Alicante Bouschet.
Origin: Portalegre district, Alto Alentejo, Portugal.
Ageing: 14 months in oak barrels.
Tasting Notes: Purple-red color, very dense and dark. Intense aroma of dark fruit and spice with a floral nuance. Plum and prune notes on the palate, with good acidity and structure, silky and rich tannins. Very long finish with notes of chocolate and vanilla.
Food Pairing: Pair with Portuguese barbecue, roast beef, grilled red meats, lamb, pasta with tomato-based sauce, sausages, red meat-based tagines, and cheeses. Try with fajitas made with portobello mushrooms and strips of sweet peppers and onions; try with curry. Recommended for dark chocolate.
Serving Temperature: 16° to 18°C.
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