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Porto Poças White Port

POPO010
Fortified wine produced from white grapes such as Malaysia Fine, Bodega, Rigato and Viosinho and aged 3 to 6 years in wogod, and grown in the Northern Portugal's Douro Valley. Its floral aromas and fresh, fruity taste make it a refined aperitif.
Vintage:
N/A
Size:
75cl
Main Grapes:
Grape Mix:
25% Malvasia Fina, 25% Códega, 25% Rabigato, 25% Viosinho
Style:
Sweet
ABV:
19%
Producer:
Region:
Country:
Portugal
Body:
Rich and full flavoured
Drinking Window:
Drink now
Closure Type:
Cork
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£11.99
 

Poças Júnior

In 1918, a few months before the Armistice, Manoel Domingues Poças Júnior, who had been born in the heart of the Port Wine hustle and bustle, decided to establish his own company. Manoel Poças was 30 years old and he had some experience in this business. With his uncle, he created a company to sell grape spirits to large Port Wine shippers. Soon afterwards he opened a head office in Vila Nova de Gaia, where they remain to this day. Today, with three quintas in the best winemaking areas of the Douro Demarcated Region, Poças ensures its total control over the quality of its wines and the family is more involved than ever before.

Tasting Notes

Straw yellow. Very refreshing, citrus and tropical flavours of pineapple and banana. Well-balanced and refined, smooth with a long lasting finish.

Food Matches

Enjoy this wine with stilton, blue veined French cheese, walnuts or a treacle tart.

Press Comments

88/100 points: Wine Spectator.