Matusalem Sweet Oloroso 30 Year Old Sherry 37.5Cl

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Product Description

  • White Spanish Wine
  • A classic sweet Oloroso. Time, oak and the Pedro Ximenez grape in perfect harmony. Aromas of raisins, dates, spices and roasted coffee beans. ideal with dessert and mature cheeses.
  • From 30 years of cask ageing, this classic Sweet Oloroso acquires not only its dark mahogany tone but intense aromas rich in nuts, dates, figs, raisins, overlain with old oak. Elegant, complex and intense on the palate. Excellent with pungent cheeses like Stilton, Cabrales, or fruit cakes and desserts. Serve at room temperature.
  • Since its foundation in 1835, this family owned company has been dedicated to the art of making fine Sherry and Brandy for which it has won worldwide recognition.
  • Wine of Spain
  • International Wine Challenge - Gold Medal 1989-1990-1992-1993-1994-1995-1996-1997-1999
  • Pack size: 37.5CL

Information

Allergy Information

  • Contains Sulphites

Tasting Notes

  • After 30 years of ageing in barrel, this extraordinary very old sweet Oloroso has aquired an intense mahogany colour, with aromas of dried fruits, figs and mature wood. Smooth and sweet on the palate with a long and velvety finish.

Region of Origin

Jerez

Wine Colour

White

Alcohol Units

7.69

ABV

20.5% vol

Producer

Gonzalez Byass

Type of Closure

Natural

Wine Maker

Antonio Flores

Country

Spain

Alcohol Type

Wine

Grape Variety

Palomino, Pedro Ximénez

Vinification Details

  • The Palomino wine is fermented in stainless steel tanks and fortified to 18% alcohol, the Pedro Ximenez is fortified to 15.5%. The wines then enter their own separate solera systems to begin ageing. After 12 years the wines are blended and aged through the Matusalem solera for a further 18 years.

History

  • Gonzalez Byass was founded in Jerez by Manuel Maria Gonzalez in 1835. The first Barrels of Tio Pepe were exported to London in 1844, and in 1855 the UK distributor, Robert Blake Byass was made a partner in order to strengthen links to the UK. Ever since, Gonzalez Byass has been dedicated to the production of quality sherry wines, and is still controlled by the Gonzalez family, now in it's fifth generation.

Regional Information

  • Gonzalez Byass is situated in the city of Jerez, Andalusia, in the heart of D.O. Jerez. Owning over 800 hectares of vineyard, all situated in Jerez superior. This area enjoys a warm and humid climate which helps in the maturation of the grape. The soils of the area are high in chalk, known as 'albariza soil' this helps to maintain moisture during the long dry summers. With vineyards split 95% Palomino and 5% Pedro Ximenez, Gonzalez Byass is the only winery to have PX planted in Jerez.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

  • This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 5 years

Produce of

Produce of Spain

Name and address

  • Bottled by:
  • González Byass,
  • S.A. M.M. González,
  • 12. Jerez de la Frontera,
  • Spain.

Return to

  • www.gonzalezbyass.com

Lower age limit

18 Years

Net Contents

375ml ℮

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30 YO Sweet Oloroso

5 stars

This is a great wine~ Old Oloroso~ I read about it~ Solera has started 100+ years ago~ Great complexity~ We had it with Cheese and dessert matched very well. You can easily knock back a large glass without noticing ;)

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