Douro Redoma Niepoort (no reserve) 2015 - Lot of 1 Bottle

Douro Redoma Niepoort (no reserve) 2015

  • Floral
  • Aperitif wine
  • Color: White
  • 12.50 %
  • Intensity
  • Crisp
  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 slightly dirty label, 1 very slightly scuffed label

Douro Redoma Niepoort serve at a temperature of 12°C.

Lot presentation
Douro Redoma Niepoort

Cuvée presentation

The Douro valley is mostly known for producing Port. Yet prior to the 17th century and English enthusiasm for the region's wines, the only wines made here were still wines. Obscured under the shadow of the prestigious Port wine, Douro wines were only awarded a DOC in 1982. Up until that time, the region's wines were locally-consumed table wines. Recognition of Douro's still wines can be attributed to local farmers who called on the expertise of Bordeaux oenologist Emile Peynaud in the 1950s. Since then, the prestige of the region's wines has continued to rise. Today, Douro's dry red wines have been awarded the stamp of approval. Although they were unable to resist the whims of passing fashions and fads and once gave in to the style for wine jelly, stewed with added extracted ingredients and extravagant growing techniques, the best wine makers came back to their roots to focus on delicate, elegant and forthright wines. The same goes for whites produced from local port varieties.

Detailed characteristics

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 slightly dirty label, 1 very slightly scuffed label
  • Origin: Private individual
  • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
  • Recoverable VAT: No
  • Original Wooden Case: No
  • French customs seal: no
  • Alcohol percentage: 12.50 %
  • Country/Region: Portugal, Douro
  • Appellation/Wine: Douro
  • Vintage: 2015
  • Color: White
  • Service temperature: 12°
  • Viticulture: Conventional
  • Intensity: Crisp
  • Dominant aroma: Floral
  • Tasting occasion: Aperitif wine
  • Grape variety: Malvasia Fina, Viosinho, Gouveio
Douro Redoma Niepoort
Douro Redoma Niepoort

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