Full Review

Mateus

Mateus
2020 Dry Rosé, Portugal

Pair this wine with:
Fish Pork Turkey

Category: Portuguese Rose

Date Tasted:
Country: Portugal
Alcohol: 12%
85 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$12

Mateus
2020 Dry Rosé, Portugal

Pair this wine with:
Fish Pork Turkey

Category: Portuguese Rose

Date Tasted:
Country: Portugal
Alcohol: 12%
Silvery pink color. Aromas and flavors of watermelon candies and granny smith apple with a supple, crisp, dryish light body and a smooth, breezy finish with accents of white cherries and cranberries with papery tannins and no oak flavor. A subtle and quaffable Rosé for hot days.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Crisp & Lively & Non-Oaky
Aroma Aroma: watermelon candies and granny smith apple
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with accents of white cherries and cranberries
Sweetness Sweetness: Dryish
Enjoy Enjoy: Now on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Baked Ham, Turkey, Grilled Salmon
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A subtle and quaffable rose for hot days.

The Importer or Producer

Evaton Inc.

The Importer or Producer
1100 High Ridge Road, Suite 206
Stamford, CT 06905
USA
1 203-968-8220

Their Portfolio

89 Casa Ferreirinha 2018 Esteva, Douro 13% (Portugal) $12.00.
BR Gazela NV Vinho Verde 9% (Portugal) $7.00. - Bronze Medal
85 Mateus 2019 Dry Rosé, Portugal 12% (Portugal) $12.00.
85 Mateus 2020 Dry Rosé, Portugal 12% (Portugal) $12.00.

Portuguese Rose

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Serve in a Rosé Wine Glass
The most famous rosé wines are Vinho Verde, produced from the far northern region of the Minho province. Made from Espadeiro and Padeiro grapes, these are light wines with flavors of cranberry, apple and strawberry, range from off-dry to medium swwet and are meant to be enjoyed within one or two years, either sipped on their own or with light salads.