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José de Sousa 2015

Dark red with some depth, the 2015 Jose de Sousa shows aromas of dates, chocolate, oak, some vanilla, fig, and spices. On the palate, the wine is fruity, velvety, with good tannins, some complexity and a good acidity. Serve slightly chilled and enjoy it with game and cheese.

 Producer José Maria da Fonseca
 Region Alentejano
 Country Portugal
 Varietals Grand NoirTrincadeiraAragonez (Tempranillo)
 Vintage 2015

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Community Reviews

4 out of 5 starsReviewed on March 07, 2018

Wine Enthusiast : "Named after the Fonseca estate in Alentejo, this wine is impressively rich and structured. It has firm tannins that are balanced by dense black fruits and crisp acidity. A blend of Grand Noir (the local name for Baga), Trincadeira and Aragonês, it's a very complete wine, fermented in clay amphora and stone lagars. It's still maturing, so drink from 2019." 94 Pts.
 

About the Producer

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José Maria da Fonseca

Azeitão, Setúbal, Portugal Azeitão, Setúbal, Portugal

Everything began over six generations ago in 1834, with an act of irreverence and audacity from our founder. For some, it may have seemed like a thoughtless act, but for us in the family it was a visionary’s first step.  Families are like that, they believe in us. Since then, much has happened. Learning...

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