White - Fortified

N.V. Henriques & Henriques Madeira Verdelho 15 Years Old

Verdelho

  • Portugal
  • > Madeira

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Community Tasting Note

  • Man in Black wrote:

    February 24, 2014 - Clear and bright with a pale brown colour and dense legs. The nose is clean and fully developed, showing medium+ intensity aromas of caramel, toffee, brown sugar, prunes, walnut, clove and cedar. The wine is medium-dry with a high refreshing acidity, high alcohol, low tannins, medium+ body and medium+ intensity flavours of caramel, brown sugar, prunes, walnut, clove and cedar. Long finish.

    It is an outstanding quality wine with a great complexity provided by the maturation process, a lingering finish, a very good overall balance with a well integrated acidity and the typicity of a Verdelho Madeira. Drink now, the wine will not improve in the bottle, but it can be kept for many years.

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