Full Review

Romariz

Romariz
NV Reserva Latina Tawny Port, Douro

Pair this wine with:
Cheese Chocolate

Category: Port

Date Tasted:
Country: Portugal
Alcohol: 20% RS: ??%
87 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$18.99

Romariz
NV Reserva Latina Tawny Port, Douro

Pair this wine with:
Cheese Chocolate

Category: Port

Date Tasted:
Country: Portugal
Alcohol: 20% RS: ??%
Brick red color. Fruity aromas of dried pineapple with coconut, sultanas, honey roasted macadamia, marigold, and fondant with a satiny, crisp, sweet light-to-medium body and a tingling, captivating, medium-length molasses, tobacco, constant comment tea, black pepper, and ginger finish with well-integrated tannins and moderate oak flavor. A tasty port fit for after dinner sips or cocktail creation.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Fruity, Juicy & Smooth, Oaky & Rich & Full
Aroma Aroma: dried pineapple with coconut, sultanas, honey roasted macadamia, marigold, and fondant
Taste Flavor: molasses, tobacco, constant comment tea, black pepper, and ginger
Sweetness Sweetness: Sweet
Enjoy Enjoy: Enjoy on its own
Recipes Pairing: Blue Cheese, Chocolate Mousse, Roquefort
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A tasty port fit for after dinner sips or cocktail creation.

The Producer or Importer

Kysela Pere Et Fils, Ltd.

The Producer or  Importer
331 Victory Rd
Winchester, VA 22602
USA
1 540-722-9228

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Port

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Serve in a Port Wine Glass
Port is both a fortified wine made from the Douro Valley in Portugal or a wine made anywhere in the world, modeled after that example.

True Port is made from several red varieties and is fortified with brandy or distilled grape sprits, which cause the fermentation to stop and also increases alcohol. Port checks in at 17% - 20% alcohol in most cases. Because of this alcohol, ports can age well- some as long as four or five decades. Most younger ports are quite sweet, while those that have been aged in wood for several years are drier.

Several other countries also produce a wine they label as port. The best examples are from Australia and the United States.