Noval 20 Year-Old Tawny

75 cl

Harmonious and balanced, fine, elegant and long, with all the aromatic complexity typical of Noval Tawny Ports. Noval 20 year-old Tawny is a blend of old Ports from different vintages that have matured all their life in oak casks, with an average age of 20 years. 

 

  • €79.99
Noval 20 Year-Old Tawny

Harmonious and balanced, fine, elegant and long, with all the aromatic complexity typical of Noval Tawny Ports. Noval 20 year-old Tawny is a blend of old Ports from different vintages that have matured all their life in oak casks, with an average age of 20 years. 

 

Tasting Notes from Celtic Whiskey Shop and Wines on the Green
Nose The elegant bouquet suggests dry fruit and almonds, which give it its original character
Palate On the palate, the elegant smoothness and high concentration herald a delectable and beautifully long finish
Colour Brick Red
Fact Sheet
Fluid 75 cl
Grape Variety Blend of old Ports from different vintages
Alcohol % 20.5%
Style Fortified Wine
Estate/Producer Quinta do Noval
Country Portugal
Region/AOC Douro
Vintage NV
Making Techniques Grapes from Quinta do Noval are trodden by foot to obtain the must, then during fermentation are pressed in lagares, the traditional stone vats from the Quinta. Noval Tawny 20 years is a blend of old Ports from different vintages, matured in oak casks all their life and with an average age of 20 years.
Closure Cork
Cellaring/Ageing Potential It is ready to drink as soon as it is bottled and will not mature further. It can be enjoyed for about 3 months, keeping the bottle in a cool place.
Serving Suggestion
Serving Suggestion As an aperitif, with cheese, with a dessert or on its own
Awards and/or Press Quotes
Wine Spectator 92 Points An elegant, delicate Tawny, with a full raft of dried white fruit, toffee, cream and butter flavours that a plush, well structured and long. Notes of sage and honey mark the mineral-infused finish.'

Tags: 20 Year-Old, Port, Tawny