Overview: This Tawny is made from estate grapes from 3 harvests aged an average 10 years in neutral French oak.
Style: Tawny Port.
Year: A blend with an average of 10 years.
Grapes: Tinta Barroca, Touriga Francesa and old field blend parcels.
Tasting notes: Soft, generous and voluminous; taste of hazelnut; very good structure; sweet, yet long and persistent finish.
Enjoy with: Almond or nut tarts, white fruit baked desserts, foie gras on toast, hard cheeses (gruyere, comté and parmesan).
Color: Brick brown with amber and orange tones.
Aroma: Dry fruits (nuts and dried figs), curry, caramel, iodine; very rich.
Winemaking: Hand-picked; fermentation and foot-treading in traditional lagars.
Suggestions: Enjoy now or age up to 7-8 years in the bottle.