LiQuery
CRASTO SUPERIOR 2015




Item:646075
Size:750 mL (25.4 oz)
Type:2015 VINTAGES
Release Date:2019-10-26
Producer:Quinta Do Crasto
Location:Portugal - Douro
Price: $24.95
Price History
Style:Red Wine
Full-bodied & Firm
Alcohol:14.1%
Varietal:Touriga Nacional Blend
Sugar Code:XD (3.0 g/L)
Rating:91
Cellar: 2011
Like LiQuery? Consider donating:
Description
There is currently no description for this product - it was added on 2020-03-02.
Tasting Notes
The 2015 Tinto Crasto Superior is a blend of 50% Touriga Nacional, 20% Tinta Roriz, 25% Touriga Franca and just 5% Souz„o, aged for 12 months in 35% new French oak. It comes in at 14.2% alcohol. Sourced from relatively young (11 to 13 years old) vines in Douro Superior (i.e., not in Crasto's Cima Corgo Quinta), this has become a beautiful bottling for the winery. At the winery's lower end, it is largely eclipsing their regular Tinto-still very nice and notably less expensive but not always as interesting or as concentrated. This is probably the best since the 2011. Very fruit forward and sappy this year, its combination of purity and intensity of flavor makes it sensationally delicious - but always with lifted, not jammy, fruit. That is, no doubt, a product of the vintage. The fresh, lively fruit and vivid flavor is what the 2015s mostly do. It is also 2015-like in another way-a very elegant mid-palate. The concentration is subtle, but there is respectable concentration. Plus, the
User Ratings
There are no reviews yet for this product. Please take the time to write a review!
Price History | Inventory | Inventory History

Similar Products NEW
QUINTA DE CURVOS PROVA CEGA
QUINTA DE CURVOS PROVA CEGA
Portugal Red Wine | 750mL
$12.95
VINTAGES 446054
BERGAMOTA PRIVATE SELECTION 2015
BERGAMOTA PRIVATE SELECTION 2015
Portugal Red Wine | 750mL
$13.95
VINTAGES 646893
F RED 2014
F RED 2014
Portugal Red Wine | 750mL
$18.95
LCBO 647221
ALMA DA VINHA 2017
ALMA DA VINHA 2017
Portugal Red Wine | 750mL
$12.95
VINTAGES 666016
PAGINA TOURIGA NACIONAL 2018
PAGINA TOURIGA NACIONAL 2018
Portugal Red Wine | 750mL
$34.35
LCBO 679505
MANZ POMAR DO ESPIRITO SANTO 2016
MANZ POMAR DO ESPIRITO SANTO 2016
Portugal Red Wine | 750mL
$19.60
LCBO 891936



2017 LiQuery
contact@liquery.com



Inventory data last updated: