Principal Grande Reserva 2008

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The Principal Grande Reserva 2008 (£98.59) of Idealdrinks: a red wine from Bairrada based on touriga nacional, merlot and cabernet sauvignon of 2008 and presents an alcohol content of 14.5%. 4 of 5 points is the average score of this red according to Drinks&Co users.

Technical sheet · Principal Grande Reserva

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2008 Other vintages
Appellation:Bairrada (Portugal)
Winery: Idealdrinks
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Touriga Nacional
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14.5%

Description · Idealdrinks

Principal Grande Reserva 2008 (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Touriga Nacional)

TASTING NOTES OF Principal Grande Reserva 2008:

  • View: ruby ​​red, strong, intense color.
  • Nose: notes of red fruit compote, spices (pepper).
  • Taste: full body, round tannins, good acidity, good balance.

APPELLATION: Bairrada

VINEYARD: The vineyards are located in the hills of São Lourenço do Bairro (hence the name)

GRAPES: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Touriga Nacional

PAIRING: fatty meats.

AGEING: 12 months in French oak barrels with separation of castes and then went to rest at least 15 months in bottle

ALCOHOL: 13.5%

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Highlighted review about Principal Grande Reserva 2008

Posted on at 05.15

4/5

Principal Grande Reserva 2008

This exceptional vintage offer an intense and deep aroma, with hints of crushed berries, wild fruit jams, spices and minerals.
Voluminous, with fruit, tannins and perfectly integrated acidity .
A broad, vigorous and very long finish
ALCOHOL: 14,50%Vol.
GRAPES: Touriga Nacional, Cabernet...
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Posted on at 15.03

4/5

TASTING NOTES OF Principal Grande Reserva 2008:
- View: ruby ​​red, strong and intense.
- Nose: deep and intense aroma, hints of crushed berries, wild jams, spices and minerals.
- Mouth: profound,...
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Posted on at 05.45

4/5

Principal Grande Reserva 2008 is sublime

Posted on at 13.59

4/5

- Principal Reserve Red 2008 is intense
- Deep aroma with hints of berries, wild fruit jams, spices and minerals
- Voluminous, with fruit, tannins and acidity perfectly integrated
- A broad,...
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Posted on at 12.22

4/5

Principal Grand Reserva 2008

TASTING NOTES:
This has an intense and deep aroma, with hints of crushed berries, wild fruit jams, spices and minerals. Voluminous, with fruit, tannins and acidity perfectly integrated. A broad,...
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Posted on at 12.11

4/5

Expressive fruit with berries notes that reveal discrete floral sensations but that gives it freshness in the aroma. The palate is massive, highly complex as that hide secret castes that give rise...
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Reviews about Principal Grande Reserva 2009

Muriel Griffin
Muriel Griffin

4/5

TASTING NOTES OF Principal Grande Reserva 2009:
- View: Uploaded violet tones.
- Nose: Ripe black fruit notes, like blueberries, plums. slight smoky complex.
- Mouth: Huge wine, stocky, well marked...
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Reviews about Principal Grande Reserva 2011

Portugal Vineyards
Portugal Vineyards

4/5

Principal Grand Reserva 2011
The aroma reveals a perfume of cherry and a touch of citrus, developments in Cup points for herbs like basil and sage, with final notes of chocolate. The palate is attractive with fine tannins and...
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Garrafeira Nacional
Garrafeira Nacional

4/5

Following the outstanding Principal Grande Reserva 2009, one of the 10 best red wines in the world and described by Luca Gardini, Sommelier World Champion in 2010, as a "surprising red" which, in...
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Wine House Portugal
Wine House Portugal

4/5

TASTING NOTES:
- With its violet tones, this wine presents aromas of ripe black fruit wrapped in light hints of spices, which gives it an excellent complexity. It is a full-bodied, voluminous,...
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Lord Wine
Lord Wine

4/5

With violet hues, the wine shows ripe black fruit aromas involved in light spicy notes, which gives it an excellent complexity. It is a full-bodied, bulky, along with fine and soft tannins. A wine...
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