The Brutalis is a red wine from Lisbon produced by Vidigal Wines from the cabernet sauvignon and alicante bouschet grapes. The Brutalis is the ideal red to combine with japanese cuisine and cheese. At Drinks&Co, this red wine scores an average rate of 3 of 5 points.
“17 pts Revista de Vinhos - Rather spicy wine with fresh hints of cedar, tobacco leafs, cherry seeds and a noticeable presence of dark chocolate. Vigorous in shape and structure, with a spicy and long lasting finish, where the smoke and spices from the oak barrels interconnect.”
“TASTING NOTES OF Vidigal Brutalis 2012:
- View: purplish red.
- Nose: quite spicy with fresh notes of cedar, snuff leaves, seeds of cherry and a notable presence of black chocolate.
- Mouth: strong in form and structure, a spicy and long lasting finish, with smoke and spices.
VINEYARD: Vidigal Wines
GRAPES: Alicante Bouschet, Cabernet Sauvignon.
PAIRING: grilled meats, spicy grilled, game and cheeses.
TEMPERATURE: 16-18 °C
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14.5%”