2016 Quinta do Noval Nacional

Proprietary Blend - 750ML
Reg: $1,250.00
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REVIEWS

JS 100 DC 99 WE 99 WS 99 WA 97 W&S 96
JS 100

jamessuckling.com, May 2018

This is austere and tannic with reserve yet polish and finesse that is hard to come by. Blackberries, blueberries and hazelnuts and some fresh currants. Full-bodied, off-dry and extremely polished and focused. Only 175...
DC 99

Decanter, November 2018

Very deep and opaque, this shows tight-knit berry fruit on the nose. It's demure, firm and foursquare yet suave and seamless on the palate. A fresh streak of acidity with fine-grained, linear tannins leads to a powerful...
WE 99

Wine Enthusiast, December 2018

This is a ripe and fruity yet strucutred wine that has amazing aging potential. It offers a strongly floral element that contrasts with the tense, mineral texture and dense tannins. It is an immensely concentrated wine...
WS 99

Wine Spectator, October 2018

This is a tumble of personalities right now, with intense blackberry, plum, fig and boysenberry compote flavors lending a showy feel, while a wave of bramble, tar and dark earth notes impart muscle and heft. Shows a...
WA 97

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, July 2018

The 2016 Vintage Port "Nacional" is a field blend, mostly Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinto Cão, Sousão and Tinta Roriz, aged for 18 months in old wood. It comes in at 85 grams of residual sugar and was bottled...
W&S 96

Wine & Spirits, December 2018

The two rows of vines that provide Nacional grow just above the main house at Noval, planted on their own roots in the 1920s, after the soils were treated to ward off phylloxera. It’s a mixed planting with a substantial...

WINE DETAILS

Color & Type Port
Varietal Proprietary Blend
Country Portugal
Region Douro
Vintage 2016
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 20%
Closure Cork