Colares Ramisco Red, Adega Viuva Gomes
Staff Pick

Colares Ramisco Red, Adega Viuva Gomes - 1969

Item # 33680

A traditional region a couple hours away from Lisbon has been crafting long-lived wines. Charming, complex aromatics of earth, spices, and a bit of animal. Fresh and good acidity with savory fruits and herbs. Decant for a couple hours to best enjoy this treat.

$179.99/ Single Bottle
$1079.94 $971.95/ Case of 6
You Save 10%
Enter a delivery zip code
Check Availability
Free shipping on first web orders over $299
available for pickup by noon Today Pick-up this item at our shop!
Grape Variety
This item is featured in a tasting on: tasting date
This item is featured in: WineClub
This item is featured in AstorCenterClass at Astor Center
Need Help Deciding? Get personal recommendations from our staff

Staff Pick Notes

Colares is a tiny Portuguese town perched on an idyllic, seaside cliff that looks like it's straight out of a nautical fairy tale. Unsurprisingly, the fairytale-esque land has fallen victim to real estate popularity. Ocean-front homes have smothered vineyard parcels for years, whittling down the land to a mere 50 acres. Ramisco is a red grape native to these brilliant beaches. Ancient vines run deep in salty earth lending themselves to exceptional quality. Ramisco is an individual: it grows no where else in the world, though many have tried. It is original. Adega Viuva Gomes Ramisco is a wine-world treasure. Its rarity and intrigue are second to none. A wine of legend. A noble secret shared only with those who are willing to learn.

- HG



The Dão and the Douro are the most important regions as far as red Portuguese table wine is concerned. Douro wines tend to be a bit fuller and fleshier than their Dão counterparts, which are generally lighter and higher in acidity. Reds from both regions are dense, rustic, and well-balanced. They also show their terroir quite clearly, and represent a great alternative to the modern fruit-driven style. Vinho Verde is Portugal’s most famous white wine. Literally translated as "green wine," it...

Read more about Portugal

Sign up. Get 10% Off.

Get a promo code for 10% off when you sign up for our emails.


Offer available to new subscribers. Cannot be combined with any other offers. Does not apply to items on sale, solid cases, corporate orders, or orders containing an item priced at more than $10,000.