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Bravely weak Bussaco
24 Oct 2004 by JR
Rodrigo Mainardi, Brazil: I was very happy to receive, as a gift, a bottle of Palace Hotel Bussaco 2000. I haven't tried the wine yet but I was very impressed by its alcohol level: a mere 11%. As traditional as it may be, it takes a lot of courage to release a wine with such an alcohol level these days. Have you tried this particular vintage? me: I have not tasted...

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