Port Wine LBV Cockburns 2014 (Douro)
LBV Ports are wines of a single very good year that age in large oak casks for four to six years, until they reach the perfect level of maturity. LBVs are, then, bottled and ready to be enjoyed. Cockburn’s 2007 Late Bottled Vintage (LBV) is a rich and full-bodied wine, perfect to serve at the end of a fine lunch or dinner.
Distinctions: 17 pts in Vinho Grandes Escolhas.
Intense crimson center with a bright, garnet rim.
Red fruits, ranging from raspberry and strawberry to red cherry are evident on the palate. Structure and balance.
To be enjoyed anytime and pairs wonderfully with dark chocolate desserts as well as semi-cured and cured cheeses like Cheddar and Manchego.
Floral aromas which are typical of this variety.