Magalhaes Vintage Port 375ml

Producer: Quinta do Silval
Region: Douro, Vale de Mendiz – known as the best growing zone for Port
Wine. (Quinta do Noval ‘Nacional’ vineyard is a few hundred metres away, in the
same valley)
Grapes: TintaRoriz, TourigaNacional e Touriga Franca, TintaBarroca, Tinta
Cao
Vinification: The grapes were crushed, destemmed and foot trodden in open
granite lagaresthen fermented at a low controlled temperature.
Tasting Notes: Deep garnet/red colour. This is an opulent and very well
balanced example of a young Vintage Port. Initially the deeply concentrated
fruit is the most striking feature of the wine. Red fruits such as raspberry and
plum, combine with an undercurrent of spicy chocolate richness resulting in a
wine of rare concentration that is beautifully balanced with the acid and tannin
typical in young Vintage Ports. A great example of a well made Port in a year
that many struggled