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Porto Meneres

Porto Meneres
NV Fine Tawny, Douro

Pair this wine with:
Cheese

Category: Port Tawny

Date Tasted:
Country: Portugal
Alcohol: 19.5%
Sustainable Agriculture
89 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$12.99
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Porto Meneres
NV Fine Tawny, Douro

Pair this wine with:
Cheese

Category: Port Tawny

Date Tasted:
Country: Portugal
Alcohol: 19.5%
Medium dusty ruby color. Inviting, minty aromas of blueberry jam, mint chocolate cookie, caribbean spices, and burnt sugar with a round, tangy, very sweet light-to-medium body and a delightful, medium-long blueberry compote, Caribbean spices, tanned leather, and smoky cedar finish with dusty, fine tannins and light oak flavor. A solid tawny port that will be versatile.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Fruity, Juicy & Smooth, Oaky & Rich & Full
Aroma Aroma: blueberry jam, mint chocolate cookie, Caribbean spices, and burnt sugar
Taste Flavor: blueberry compote, Caribbean spices, tanned leather, and smoky cedar
Sweetness Sweetness: Sweet
Enjoy Enjoy: Now-3 years Enjoy on its own
Recipes Pairing: Roquefort, Gorgonzola, Roquefort
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A solid tawny port that will be versatile.

The Importer

Elixir Wine Group

The Importer
990 NW Brooks St. Ste.#3
Bend, OR 97703
USA
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Port Tawny

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Serve in a Port Wine Glass
Tawny Port is a fortified wine named for its tawny color. It is most famous from Portugal, although the general term of tawny port is applied to any port wine with a few years of age in the cellar in wood, which alters the color from purple to tawny brown. They range from lightly sweet to medium sweet and are usually consumed upon release, as the aging has been completed at the cellars.