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Barros Late Bottled Vintage (LBV) Port - Portugal (750ml)
The Late Bottled Vintage Port from Barros is a superb example of LBV port wine (Late Bottled Vintage) Port. It's silky texture leads to powerful flavours that are beautifully balanced. Ruby in colour on the nose there are dark ripe fruit notes, reminiscent of plum, figs and blackcurrants. Full bodied and well balanced it has ripe berry fruit and mulberry flavours.
Established at the beginning of the century, Barros, Almeida & C0 – Vinhos S.A., is one of the most prestigious companies producing and trading in port. Nowadays, the Barros Group is composed of several companies acquired or established along the years. Is position on the port market is an important one (about 5% of total sales) producing in its Quintas up the Douro about 600 pipes of port. Barros Ports are appreciated all over the world.
Vinification: This wine was made from a careful selection of grapes and an extended maceration in order to obtain the necessary richness, body and fruitiness needed for a Vintage port. Fermentation was arrested by adding grape alcohol in order to produce a naturally sweet wine.
Viticulture: The vines are cultivated on terraces or platforms supported by the natural contours of the hillsides.
Tasting Notes: Bottled after 4 years in cask, this port is deeply coloured with aromas reminiscent of ripe berry fruits and mulberry. Full bodied with a long finish.
Everyday Serving Suggestion: Barros Late Bottled Vintage Port is best served at 15° to 18°C with desserts.
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