Late Bottle Vintage Ports (LBVs) are made from grapes of a single year. They are aged in oak casks for up to 6 years before being bottled, at which point they are ready to drink and being lightly filtered require no decanting.Cockburns LBV is an intense assertive wine with bags of character. It is youthful and impulsive in style, deep red in colour and with aromas of damson, mulberry, summer fruits and chocolate. It leaves an intense sensation on the palate, and has a full feel, with some complexity from its wood ageing. The fortified element is well married to the wine presenting a harmonious balanced feel. The finish is long and attractive.
Taylor Port enjoys an aroma of fresh grapes, with overtones of berries, rich garnet red color and smooth, silky finish.--Beverage Testing Institute: Ruby-garnet hue. Dusty, faded fruit aromas show mild red plum and cherry. Soft on the attack, with a medium body and a hint of red fruits. Finishes with a mild note of tannic dryness and a note of sugary sweetness. RATED: 81 points (Recommended).
Appealing tawny color. Dows Fine Tawny manages to combine velvety smooth nutty and caramel aromas with delicious ripe fruit such as apricots, with hints of raisins. On the palate fresh, well balanced and with a long and slightly dry finish.
Deep and lively Ruby color. The wine is full-bodied and has very appealing red fruit driven aromas. On the palate, fresh and youthful with raspberry and cherry flavors, combined with a long and intense finish.
Taylor Tawny Port has a soft berry, "nutty" aroma, with a bronze color.
Boardroom is silky smooth with delicate raisiny fruit flavors and recognizable nutty character.
Suggests raspberries, chocolate and spicy baked apples. Served slightly warmed, its engaging cedar aroma and full body provide the perfect alternative to cognac. Served chilled, it complements the richest desserts, to complete the perfect meal. Its delicious polished flavor can be attributed to the oak casks it is aged in.
Cockburns 10 Years Old Tawny Port is what you savor when you really want something special. It is made from the highest quality grapes. We only select those that we know are going to stand the test of time. The 10 Years Old is silky smooth, delicately fruity with a background of complex caramel, vanilla, honey and wood-aged flavors.
Amber golden in color, soft and rich on the palate with a fine and mellow fruit flavour blending in with the almond overtones of prolonged cask aging. A very fine Port to be savoured in a reasonable sized glass so that the aromas and colour can be appreciated. Serve slightly chilled in warm weather.
Characterized by a full body as well as a distinctive berry collar. Generous flavors are reminiscent of cherries bathed in luscious chocolate. It can serve as a delightful alternative to brandy. Expertly fashioned to follow the European traditions of Port, it is aged for maximum flavor.
Dow's 30 Years Old Tawny is made exclusively from grapes sourced at "A"classified vineyards (the highest), which includes Dow's Quinta do Bomfim and Quintada Senhora da Ribeira, two of the very best vineyards in the Douro valley. This enviable position is reflected in the excellent quality and consistency of the style evident in Dow's 30 Years Old Tawny. This 30 Years Old Port is a beautifully mature wine of great distinction. Pale and delicate, it has superb complexity and style. With a concentrated and nutty nose and a full, fresh and lingering finish. It is a very skillful blend, creating an excellent balance between nutty oak and raisin fruit flavors.