10 Years Tawny Port

Port

10 Years Tawny Port

Vieira de Sousa 10 years is Tawny Port with an indication of age. This exceptional Port is elaborated with several lots with and average age of 10 years spent in oak casks. Is conciliates the age with sweet freshness, demonstrating great elegance.

Vinification

Vieira de Sousa 10 years old Tawny is produced with grapes from our vineyards along the Douro river. It is fermented with foot treading in lagares. After fortification with grape brandy, the wine ages for many years in casks and in old oak vats.

Tasting Notes

Brick red / tawny in color, with delicate nutty aromas and a hint of dried fruits, figs and ripe plum. Demonstrates the wood evolution and is very well balanced on the palate.

Producer Vieira de Sousa – Vines & Wines, Lda.
Region Douro
Soil Type Schist
Vines Cima-Corgo
Average Vine Age Over 30 years
Grape Varieties Touriga Nacional, Touriga Francesa, Tinto cão, Tinta Roriz
Harvest Period September / October
Harvest Method Hand picked
Fermentation Lagares / Foot Treading
Ageing Old oak vats
Residual Sugar 113 g/L
Alcohol 20% vol
Baumé 4,1
pH 3,62
Total Acidity 4,66 g/L Tartaric Acid

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