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Vista Alegre + 40 Years Old Port Wine

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Vista Alegre Tawny 40 years old results from a blend of selected wines from different years, aged in oak barrels, and with an average age of 40 years. It can be served with coffee and chocolates

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CountryPortugal
RegionDouro
CastTouriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Amarela, Sousão, Tinta Barroca and Tinto Cão
TypeFortified
Tasting NotesRefined, it exhales very complex aromas to dried fruits, mainly nuts, figs and acajou; presence of tobacco leaves and cedar-wood. Velvety, richly unctuous, excellent body with an extremely long finish
EnjoyWith foie-gras, rich and intense cheeses, coffee or chocolates. It is very nice served with desserts made from chocolate, dried fruits and caramel. It can also, after coffee, be appreciated with a good cigar
Consumption16 - 18ºC
VinificationAfter a partial stripe of the grapes, with light crushing, follows the fermentation with skin maceration. The fermentation occurs with temperature control, being stopped by adding brandy (firewater)
AgeingBlending of wines of unique characteristics, originating from several years, matured in oak casks, with an average of over 40 years
Wine MakerManuel Tavares & José Araújo
Alcohol20%
Total Acidity5,42 g/l
Ph3,43
Bottle Size750 ml
AwardsBronze Medal “INTERNATIONAL WINE CHALLENGE 2006” (May 2006/U.K.)

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