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Messias Colheita 1967

Vinhos Messias belongs to the seven most successful wine-growing estates of Portugal.
Year 1967 - 0,75 liter - 20% ABV
€ 238,67 / 1 liter, prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs
Contains sulphites
in stock
€ 179,00
Article: Messias Colheita 1967
Country: Portugal
Region: Douro
Category: Port, tawny
Producer: Vinhos Messias
Vintage: 1967
Grape variety: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinto Cão, Tinta Barroca.
Alcohol: 20%
Characteristics: Very aromatic wine with amber colour and spicy flavours like peppers and nutmeg. In the mouth it confirms all his elegance and quality with a very expressive and long aftertaste.
Drinking temperature: 12 - 16°C

Wine fermented after partial destemming at controlled temperature, 24/28°C, when the must reaches the desired sweetness, fermentation is then interrupted by adding brandy (77%), ageing in oak wood barrels for a minimum period of seven years, in the warehouses in Vila Nova de Gaia, till bottling.

"Colheitas" are year ports which mature in the barrel as opposed to Vintage ports and be filled only after the seventh year.

Ingredients/allergens
Allergens: Sulphites
Further details
Country of origin: Portugal
Company: Caves Messias
Address: Avenida Comendador Messias Baptista, N.56 3050 Mealhada, Portugal