Boplaas Cape Tawny Port NV

Boplaas Cape Tawny Port NV

Complex with nutty, caramel and chocolate/orange tones. Sleek, balancing candied peel tang and spirit. Long and lingering aftertaste that just keeps getting better.

Best served ice cold with ice cream, or with a gorgonzola blue cheese platter and preserved green figs. Can be served as a nightcap after a meal or as an aperitif as the guests arrive.

variety : Tinta Barocca [ 85% Tinta Barocca, 12% Touriga Nacional, 3% Souzão ]
winemaker : Carel Nel / Margaux Nel
wine of origin : Western Cape
analysis : alc : 17.31 % vol  rs : 86.4 g/l  pH : 3.87  ta : 4.60 g/l  
type : Fortified  style : Sweet  body : Medium  taste : Fruity   wooded
pack : Bottle  size : 750ml  closure : Cork  

AWARDS


2014 - 4½ star at Platter Wine Guide
2013 - Gold at Michelangelo International Wine Awards
2011 - Veritas Awards - Double Gold
2011 - 4 1/2 Stars Platter Wine Guide
2011 - Port of the Year – South African Airways
2011 - Best Cape Tawny Class Winner - Cape Port Challenge

ageing : Drink now – Next 10 years

in the vineyard : Young Touriga Nacional Vines planted in 1997 and Old Tinta Barocca Vines planted in 1968.

about the harvest: Harvest the grapes at 26ºB with a yield of 6-8 ton/ha.

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