Jump to navigation. Their wines are renowned for their remarkable, richness, concentration and firm tannic strucure which combines to give them remarkable longevity. Grapes from Malvedos are responsible for providing the famous house style: intense floral notes, opulent berry fruit flavours and racy flair.
Vintage Port: Making an excellent 51 year old wine gift for a birthday or anniversary, Port wines follow a strong run of vintages in the 's. The summer was hot and dry with no rain whatsoever in June and July, and only a little in August and September. The harvest should have produced solid good wines.
Please register and log-in to see an overview of items you are bidding on. Quinta de Vargellas is pre-eminent among the wine estates of the Douro. Located in the wild and hilly eastern reaches of the valley, it has been prized as a source of the finest ports since the s.
Read more here. Taylors Very Old Single Harvest Port is the 5th release in a series of limited edition Tawny Ports released by Taylors when they are 50 years old and would make woulld make a fantastic 50th birthday or anniversary gift in Taylors Port have one of the largest holdings of very old cask aged Ports in the Douro. Taylors first started releasing some of these older Tawny Port was limited editions when they were 50 years old in with the Vintage.
They include a collection of rare Single Harvest Ports. These are Ports from a single year which age to full maturity in seasoned oak casks and display the year of harvest on the label. The fifth in the series is the Single Harvest.
Making an excellent 51 year old wine gift for a birthday or anniversary, Port wines follow a strong run of vintages in the 's. The summer was hot and dry with no rain whatsoever in June and July, and only a little in August and September. The harvest should have produced solid good wines.
Jump to navigation. Vintage Port is a specific style of Ruby Port which is made only in exceptional years and from the ripest grapes. The fermented wine is fortified before being aged for 2 years in massive oak vats which preserve the ripe fruit character. Upon bottling, the wines continue to age and can reward patient maturation for many decades.
You must be of legal drinking age to enter this site. Click Enter only if you are at least 18 years of age. The fourth in this series, the is of exceptional character.
Pretty gorgeous from the get go, with toasted sesame, green tea, walnut husk, pistachio cream and peanut toffee notes seamlessly layered atop each other, framed by a subtle singed alder hint. Everything glides with grace through the finish, like a gently wafting plume of white smoke off of burning incense. One of a series of releases by this Port producer, this Colheita, or Port from a single harvest, is beautifully poised between red fruits and mature almond and an old gold character.