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D'Oliveiras Madeira, Verdelho Colheita

D'Oliveiras Madeira, Verdelho Colheita

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Description:
The palate is clean and well rounded with a bright and clean acidity..
Origin:
Madeira
Vintage:
1988
Alcohol %:
20
Colour:
Verdelho
Country:
Portugal
Bottle Size:
75cl
Closure:
Cork
Wine Code:
0974
Other Info:
D’Oliveiras is one of the greatest of the classic Madeira shippers, and one of the few to survive from the pre-phylloxera era. Founded in 1820 and today housed in cellars that date from 1619, this small jewel of a company is still owned by the same family, its vineyard holdings built up over time through a series of marriages with other wine-producing families. But what is really extraordinary is that D’Oliveiras has held on to many of its most famous vintages, creating a unique and irreplaceable stock of old wines. Thus, whether an 1862 Sercial or a 1922 Bual, all were produced by the D’Oliveiras and their ancestors, and generally from their own vineyards in São Martinho.

A fine and balanced nose with intense fruits, smokiness and distinct nuttiness. The palate is clean and well rounded with a wonderfully bright and clean acidity. Complex and satisfying.

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