Silval 2005 Vintage Port

75 cl

Made from a combination of grapes taken essentially from the Quinta do Noval Vineyard, it is also chosen from A-rated vineyards at the heart of the Douro valley. Can be enjoyed when young and very fruity but also has superb ageing potential

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Silval 2005 Vintage Port

Made from a combination of grapes taken essentially from the Quinta do Noval Vineyard, it is also chosen from A-rated vineyards at the heart of the Douro valley. Can be enjoyed when young and very fruity but also has superb ageing potential

Tasting Notes from Celtic Whiskey Shop and Wines on the Green
Palate
Colour Red/Garnet
Fact Sheet
Fluid 75 cl
Grape Variety Range of grapes from the Quinta do Noval vineyards, as well as from a selection of A-Rated vineyards in the Douro valley
Alcohol % 20% ABV
Style Port
Estate/Producer Quinta do Noval
Country Portugal
Region/AOC Douro
Vintage 2005
Making Techniques All grapes from the Quinta do Noval vineyard are trodden by foot to obtain the must, then during fermentation are pressed in lagares, the traditional stone vats from the Quinta. Matured for 18 months in seasoned wooden casks
Closure Cork
Cellaring/Ageing Potential Best after 2015. Once opened drink wihin 48 Hours.
Awards and/or Press Quotes
Janis Robinson 17.5/20 Very very dark, black core. Lots of rich spice and quite expressive even now. Dark, sweet orange chocolate. Wonderfully fluid and velvety. Opens up and becomes more floral.'

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