Yakkos Sparkling Grande Reserva Espumante Tinto 2006


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(29,72  / 1000 ml)

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Alcohol content

12% Vol.

Residual sweetness



Contains sulfur


6,4 g/l

Drinking temperature



Casa do Paco Padreiro, Rua da Casa Nova, No. 374, 4990-696 Ponte de Lima / Portugal

Tasting note from from 08.12.2020, Copyright Christoph Raffelt

Wine information

This is a sparkling wine made from 100 % Vinhão, a red grape variety where the pulp is also coloured through. The wine was stepped and fermented in stone lagares. After pressing, the wine underwent malolactic fermentation, aged on fine lees and underwent secondary fermentation in bottle. It was disgorged after 67 months.


Dark violet with fine perlage


The 2006 Yakkos is an expressive sparkling wine. This is not surprising, as the colour is almost opaque. The 100 %ige Vinhão smells of plums, wild raspberries and blackberries with hints of violets, tobacco and dark chocolate. The fragrance is rounded off by a hint of stone and undergrowth.


On the palate, this is a sparkling wine that shows obvious tannin while having so much acidity that it's a grippy experience. Almost like Sparkling Shiraz combines here a dense and dry, ripe and dark fruity consistency with fine bubbles. This is a powerful and full-bodied bubbler with acidity and freshness - much more food companion than soloist.

Food recommendations by Christoph Raffelt

  • chocolate mousse
  • Turducken or a classic Christmas Turkey
  • Barbecue with spare ribs, sausages and brisket


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