Lago Cerqueira Red

Rated 4.33 out of 5 based on 3 customer ratings
(3 customer reviews)

£7.49

A rare example of a quality red wine from the Vinho Verde region.

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Lago Cerqueira Red

Classification

Minho Regional wine

Varieties

Tinta Roriz, Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Barroca

Vintage

2014

Expect

Dark ruby colour.
Aromas of ripe red fruits with well integrated wood notes.
Full bodied with soft tannins and a fresh finish.

Soil

Granite based

Winemaking process

Temperature controlled fermentation in stainless steel.
Aged for around 3 months in French and American Oak.

Alcohol by Volume

13.5

Units of alcohol per bottle

10.1

We think

An unexpected treat from the Vinho Verde region which is famous for it’s crisp, refreshing white wines. This red is made with the grapes usually associated with Port production in the adjoining Douro Region. The result is a red wine with a pleasing freshness and interesting character.

3 reviews for Lago Cerqueira Red

  1. Rated 4 out of 5

    Carolina Gaspari

    Dry, full body. Great for winter Sunday roast, or Christmas dinner!

  2. Rated 4 out of 5

    James Clark (verified owner)

    Light but spicy.

  3. Rated 5 out of 5

    Gus Pimentel

    Light with hints of chocolate

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