Taylor Fladgate LBV Late Bottle Vintage Porto 2009 Portugal
#46946 20% alcohol 95G/L sugar sale $16.95 usually $18.95
Opaque purple colour; spicy plum raison (jammy), dried fruit, orange peel, chocolate, black cherry, bramble, cranberry and fruitcake aromas and flavours.
Full-bodied, lush, ripe and lingering fininsh. Good balance and expresses character.
High alcohol, medium intensity, 4-6 years on cask and not protected from oxidization.
Paired with Stilton, dark chocolate, orange and fig compote, grapes, almonds and dried figs.
Would also pair with casual dinners of pulled pork and burgers, roast meats and stews and rich cheeses: Gorganzola, Blue, and beautifully with sweet deserts for ‘afters’
TAWNY – GRAHAMS, 10 year old Port; Lodge on the Estuary of the Douro River, Portugal
#206508 $29 20% alc 111G/L sugar
Medium tawny colour, Plum, fig, raison and nutty aromas. Rich dried fruit and nutty flavours.
Full bodied with a long finish
Pairs with dark semi-sweet chocolate, figs, breakfast style sausages, blue, ash and matured cheese
CREAM SHERRY – BODEGAS OSBORNE premium; Casa Fundada, El Puerto Santa Maria, Spain
#31120 $13 19 % alc 116 G/L sugar ( s )
Copper/amber, dark mahogany colour, medium bodied, well balanced, sweet and smooth
Clear notes of Pedro Ximenez grapes.
Flavours of date, prune, raisons, orange and spice. Honeyed style, long finish balanced acidity
Aperitif or digestif
Ash or blue cheeses, fresh and dried fruit