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Fine Old Madeira 5 Year

Produced by H & H Madeira

Wine Writer Tony Aspler has just one word for it…` Delicious’

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 that owns vineyards.

Grape Varietal: Malmsey grape Aged 5 years in Oak Cask

Country of Origin: Portugal

Appellation: the sub-tropical Atlantic island of Madeira some 800 km due south-west of Portugal

Technical data:

  • Type of bottle: 750 ml bottle

  • Type of Closure: cork closure

  • UPC: 5601196020053

Analytical data:

  • Alcohol content: 19 % vol.

  • Residual Sugar: 111.00g/l

Tasting Notes: An intensely concentrated and rich wine with a strong flavor of ripe fruit, raisins, and caramel. Raisin-fruity, full-bodied, fragrant, very rich, and sweet.

Food Suggestion: Ideal as an after-dinner drink or as an aperitif with lemon zest. Perfect with nuts, strong cheeses, dark chocolate, or rich desserts. Madeira is a fortified wine, the shelf life of an open bottle is two years. Serve in a sherry glass or white wine glass either chilled or at room temperature.