Azamor Tinto Alentejano
Top 8% wine in the UK
Blend: 28% Syrah + 18% Touriga Franca + 15% Alicante Bouschet + Merlot + Touriga Nacional + Trincadeira + Petit Verdot
From: Portugal, IGP Alentejano DOC
A delicious blend of Trincadeira and Petit Vedot grown on gentle slopes enjoying a spectacular view of Spain. This Portuguese red is full-bodied and beautifully aromatic with a smooth finish. The 2014 vintage scored highly with critics and received a Commended award at the Decanter World Wine Awards.
The Azamor vineyard lies 350 metres above sea level in one of Portugal’s prime wine growing regions. The site is owned by Alison and Joaquim Luiz-Gomes, who grow a number of varieties, including the local Trincadeira. The grapes for Azamor are manually harvested, some were aged in stainless steel tanks, the rest fermented in oak casks. Azamor is filtered and fined.
Vivino users rate it a top wine with a stunning 3.8!