Dow’s Vintage Port Wine Harvest 2011
There are rare wines that can be proud of this quality and lineage. Dows Vintage Port Wines come from the company’s most beautiful estates, Quinta do Bomfim and Quinta da Senhora da Ribeira. Being the best wine of the year among 18,000 copies from around the world evaluated by the magazine’s critics, it won 1st place in the Top 100 ranking of Wine Spectator in 2014! Tasting notes: Powerful, refined and delicious, with combined flavors of plum, cherry and cassis, which give it a dense and long-lasting body (written by expert Kim Marcus). Limited stock! These wines are aged in oak casks for about 18 months and are bottled without any filtration or bonding. Dow’s Vintage Port Wines can be enjoyed when vibrant and young or can age for many years in the bottle, evolving into a smooth and delicate wine with a velvety elegance.
Awards / Distinctions: 99 pts Wine Spectador; 19,5 pts in Revista de Vinhos.
Availability: In stock
Deep ruby color, almost opaque.
In the mouth it has a great volume attack, with opulent and firm tannins, well balanced acidity, shrub notes and a final of great vigor and depth.
Perfect with desserts!
Aroma of excellent complexity and intensity, with notes of black fruits, red fruits, shrubs, spices, slightly balsamic, aromas that harmonize perfectly with a note of shale / slate.