Noval 10 Year Old Port presents a beautiful old tawny colour, recognisable from its shine. Amongst the complex aromas, young and very lively fruit blends prettily with appealing and typical aromas of dry fruit such as hazel nut. Rich and smooth on the palate, it delivers an elegant structure and long lingering finish.
Grapes from Quinta do Noval were trodden to obtain the must, after that, at the fermentation they were pressed in lagares, the traditional stone vats from the Quinta. Noval 10 Year Old Tawny is a blend of old Ports from different vintages, matured in oak casks all their life and with an average age of 10 years.
Noval 10 year old shows a beautiful old tawny colour, recognisable from its shine. Amongst the complex aromas, young and very lively fruit blends prettily with appealing and typical aromas of dry fruit such as a hazelnut. Rich and smooth on the palate, it delivers an elegant structure and long lingering finish.
Store and Serve Advice:
Serve cool at 9-14°C. Decantation is not necessary because this filtered port has no sediment. It is ready to drink as soon as it is bottled. It can be enjoyed for about 3 months, keeping the bottle in a cool place.
Deep brick colour with amber border. In the nose, it shows complex walnut aromas combined with notes of honey and figs. Soft and elegant, it combines notes of delicate wood with rich aromas of ripe fruit.
Fullbodied and luscious, with lots of sweet fruit and a long subtle finish that goes on and on. This is really the benchmark for 10-year-old tawnies." Tasting notes from James Suckling in June-2003.
Quinta da Gaivosa 10 Year Old Tawny Port reveals a beautiful amber colour with red highlights. It has complex aroma with caramel, spices and macerated raspberries. It also reveals a great evolution showing, simultaneously, traces of maturity and youth. It is 10 years old Port wine very elegant and with great class.
Cockburn's is a subtle and fine 10 years old Tawny Port wine which presents a robust structure and fantastic concentration. It exhibits delicious notes of ripe citric fruits, hints of caramelized orange peel, blackberry jam and softly burnt caramel. It is a Port wine with balanced acidity, delicate and wonderful balsamic notes.
São Pedro das Aguias 10 Year Old Tawny Port is a rich and intense wine, dominated by the complex aromas. It features notes from the sweet ripe red fruit flavours and several wood ageing scents such as raisins, candied orange peel, and prunes. It presents an unforgettable citric acidity.
Dow's 10 year old tawny Port reveals an amber golden colour. It is soft and rich on the palate with a fine and mellow fruit flavour blending in with the almond overtones of prolonged cask ageing. A very fine Port to be savoured in a reasonably sized glass so that the aromas and colour can be appreciated.