Port Messias, Porto Colheita, 1964, wooden box
Reviews of purchase Messias, Porto Colheita, 1964, wooden box
The color of port wine - deep purple-red.
The taste of port wine perfectly match the notes of fruit and berries, sweetness, acidity and tannins. The finish is long and pleasant.
Bright flavor of port wine is full of currant, raspberry, cherry, plum and spicy notes.
Port can act as an aperitif or digestif. It goes well with cigars, it is an excellent base for cocktails.
Port Messias, Porto Colheita in a gift wooden box would be the ideal present for an anniversary or any other celebration. The process of manufacturing the envisaged seven-year aging in oak barrels, followed by maturation in bottles directly. That port wines are especially proud of the Messias, which also produces champagne and cognac. Port occupies a leading position among the range of fortified wines. This success is due to drink a difficult process of its original production.
In 1964, the weather was not much favorable for the production of Port Wine. Significant fluctuations in temperature during the growing season and July with heavy rains and thunderstorms gave grapes to fully gain juices, and dry in August contributed to the fact that the crop was dry and a little zaizyumilsya. Though other manufacturers it has become an obstacle in the production of port wine, Messias company was able to produce an elegant port with good storage potential. So, after opening the bottle, port fully retains its flavor and aroma quality of a few months.
Vinhos Messias company was founded in 1926, its founder - Messias Baptista - served as head of the company until 1973, after which control passed to his heirs. The company produces high-quality wines from several regions: Dao, Bairrada, Douro, Vinho Verde, Beyras, Terras do Sado and Wine do Porto. The company is also known for its high quality sparkling wines and aged brandies.
Messias is based at Mealhada town, a small town in central Portugal, in the heart of the Bairrada region. Here, the company owns more than 160 hectares of land, on which lie the vineyards. In Ferradoza (Douro Valley), Messias owns 200 hectares of land, 110 hectares of which are occupied by vineyards for the production of port wine and Quinta do Douro. The company expands, buys new vineyards and carefully ensures that in the production were involved in only the most advanced technology.