Taylor's Late Bottled Vintage Port 75Cl

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Product Description

  • Red Portugal Wine
  • Taylor's Ports represent a three hundred year old tradition that began with the foundation of Taylor Fladgate & Yeatman in 1692. Three centuries of independent family ownership and experience ensure that Taylor's Ports continue to be made to the highest standards. Produced from rich fruity wines from single harvest, Late Bottled Vintage was developed as an alternative to Vintage Port for more informal occasions. Its longer wood ageing means that it is ready to drink when bottled, needs no decanting and will remain in good condition for several weeks after the bottle is first opened.
  • Wine of Portugal
  • Gold International Wine Challenge 2013 - quality assured
  • Pack size: 750ML

Information

Allergy Information

  • Contains: Sulphur Dioxide/Sulphites

Tasting Notes

  • Deep ruby red colour, black morello cherry on the nose, great vibrancy and wonderful freshness of fruit. On the palate, cassis, plums and blackberry combine harmoniously with the well-integrated and tightly knit tannins. Long elegant finish.

Region of Origin

Douro

Wine Colour

Red

Alcohol Units

15

ABV

20% vol

Current Vintage

Producer

Taylor's Port

Type of Closure

Natural Cork

Wine Maker

David Guimaraens

Country

Portugal

Alcohol Type

Wine

Taste Category

Grape Variety

RedGrapeBlend

Vinification Details

  • Late Bottled Vintage, as the name suggests, is bottled later than a vintage Port, remaining in wood between four and six years. During this relatively long period of wood ageing, an LBV matures and settles down - it is ready to drink when bottled, does not need to be decanted and can be served by the glass for several weeks after the cork is drawn.

History

  • Taylor's Ports represent a three hundred year old tradition that began with the foundation of Taylor Fladgate & Yeatman in 1692. Three centuries of independant family ownership and experience in producing the finest Ports of all styles ensure that Taylor's Ports continue to be made to the highest standards, combining the best of tradition and innovation.

Regional Information

  • Taylor's is the proud owner of extensive grade A vineyard sites in the Douro in Portugal. This unique terroir separated from the sea by the Marão mountains and protected from the rainy winds of the Atlantic, has a climate of baking, dry summers and severe winters. It is a land of austere beauty. Taylor's were pioneers of the Late Bottled Vintage style, developed to satisfy the demand for a high quality ready-to-drink alternative to vintage port for everyday consumption.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

  • This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 3 years

Alcohol Unit Other Text

Wine Effervescence

Country of Origin

Portugal

Origin Free Text

Product of Portugal

Name and address

  • Bottled by:
  • Quinta and Vineyard Bottlers,
  • Vinhos S.A.,
  • Oporto,
  • Portugal.

Return to

  • www.taylor.pt

Lower age limit

Statutory Years : 18

Net Contents

750 Millilitres

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