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Roșu de Purcari 2018

As passionate as a fiery first love
  • $85.00

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Primary Notes: Blueberry Cranberry, Raspberry

Secondary Notes: Vanilla

Tertiary Notes: Plum

Body: Full

Dryness: Dry

Acidity: Medium

Tannin: Medium

Alcohol (%): 12.5

Origin: Purcari, Moldova

Maker: Château Purcari

Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon

Fermentation: Heavy Wood

Awards: Underrated!

Decanting: 30 minutes

Serving Temperature: Best served between 18–20 degrees

Asian Food Pairing: Wagyu don, Korean BBQ,

Western Food Pairing: Venison stew, lamb chops, spicy Parmesan or Cheddar cheeses

Description

Roșu de Purcari 2018

Roșu de Purcari is a revelation for wine lovers: ripe, rich and full of flavour. Red like fire and as passionate as first love.

Brick red colour. Opens with complex aromas of forest fruits, cranberries and dried plums before revealing delicate sweet nuances of vanilla. The full palate is refined with a deepness and smoothness that ensures a long lasting aftertaste.

 50% Cabernet Sauvignon 35% Merlot 15% Malbec.

The fruit is grown in estate vineyards close to the Black Sea in Moldova.

Careful hand harvesting and selection of the fruit. Produced using traditional methods, ageing for 18 months in French oak barrique.

 

Ageing potential: up to 10 years.