10 Year Malmsey Madeira
Produced by H & H Madeira
Wine Spectator - 91 points
Monde Selection - Brussels - Gold Medal
Background: Madeira wine is a still, fortified, blended wine that is wonderfully concentrated and complex. The Portuguese island of Madeira is called the Island of the Immortals in reference to its wines, which can hold-and improve- their quality over centuries. Henriques & Henriques is one the oldest and most prestigious of the wineries in Madeira. H & H is now the largest independent producer and shipper of Madeira Wines and the only Madeira House who owns vineyards. Madeira is one of the world’s great fortified wines.
Grape Varietal: Malvasia grapes aged 10 years in oak cask
Country of Origin: Portugal
Type of bottle : 750 ml bottle
Type of Closure: cork closure
Alcohol content: 20 %vol
Residual Sugar: 112 g/l
Tasting Notes: Malmsey is a extremely rich and luscious wine with a fine bouquet. Raisiny-fruity, full bodied, fragrant, very rich and sweet. It is rich, pungent exotically-flavored wine with refreshing acidity.
Food Suggestion: Enjoy as a dessert wine or with your favorite desserts. A rich exotically-flavored dessert wine with refreshing acidity and a long finish.