Port Messias, Porto Tawny
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Reviews of purchase Messias, Porto Tawny
At the port deep brick color.
Taste of Port wine is soft, sweet, nutty and full of fruit tones. The finish is long and warming.
Aroma port filled with honey and berry notes, interwoven with hints of oak and vanilla.
Port can act as an aperitif or digestif. It goes well with cigars, it is an excellent base for cocktails and a great addition to desserts (chocolate cake).
In the soft and fragrant port wine Tawny Port perfectly match the shades of berry jam, spices, vanilla. His velvety exquisitely sweet taste allows to deliver a drink to a variety of exquisite chocolate desserts (cakes, pastries, soufflés). Production technology of this port is rather complicated. It provides a long fermentation at strictly observe temperature mode (25-28 ° C), which is interrupted by the addition of brandy 77% strength in order to obtain the necessary levels of strength and sugar. This is followed by a three-year delay of port wine in oak barrels, bottling and maturation in bottles.
For port Tawny Port take only the best quality grapes. Aged in oak barrels give the drink a brick-orange color and flavor with nuances of oak. Its aftertaste is incredibly warming and enveloping, it perfectly stimulates the appetite. A glass of port with a strong quality cigar great cheer and cheer up.
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.