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Exciting table wines from port country
4 Feb 2005 by JR
See wine news for the background to these extremely varied tasting notes. Wines are listed alphabetically by the name of the producer, ignoring the word Quinta and anything following it beginning with D. CS – cask sample CHURCHILL ESTATES Churchill Estates 2002 Douro 17 Drink 2006-10 Relatively pale. Quite distinctively mineral on the nose. Cool and taut. Quite distinctive. Not a failure, but tight. Churchill Estates Touriga Nacional 2003 (CS) Douro 17.5 Drink 2007-13 Full and floral. Charming. Very lively. Lots of gripping, but light, tannins. Definitely fresh. Lime blossom. Quinta da Gricha 2002 Douro 16 Drink 2007-11...

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