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2011 Casa Ferreirinha Barca Velha 20th VintageBlend from Portugal

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BARCA VELHA IS THE RESULT OF THE PASSION OF FERNANDO NICOLAU DE ALMEIDA, WHO ENVISIONED A HIGH QUALITY DOURO RED WINE MADE WITH THE AGING POTENTIAL OF VINTAGE PORTS. THE FIRST...

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BARCA VELHA IS THE RESULT OF THE PASSION OF FERNANDO NICOLAU DE ALMEIDA, WHO ENVISIONED A HIGH QUALITY DOURO RED WINE MADE WITH THE AGING POTENTIAL OF VINTAGE PORTS. THE FIRST HARVEST WAS 1952. BARCA VELHA IS ONLY RELEASED IN EXCEPTIONAL YEARS. CURRENT HEAD WINEMAKER LUÍS SOTTOMAYOR BEGAN HIS CAREER AT CASA FERREIRINHA AS AN APPRENTICE LEARNING DIRECTLY FROM FERNANDO NICOLAU DE ALMEIDA. “2011 WAS AN EXTRAORDINARY YEAR — ONE OF THE BEST EVER IN THE DOURO – INTENSE AND EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY.” - LUÍS SOTTOMAYOR, CASA FERREIRINHA HEAD WINEMAKER

Product Detail

Item # 122268
Country Portugal
Region Portugal
Sub-Region Douro
Ratings
Vintage 2011
Color Red
ABV 13.5%
Varietal(s) Tinto Cao, Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca
Size 750mL
Closure Cork
Features
Taste cocoa, honey, vanilla, butterscotch, dark fruit, spice, earth, ripe cherry, peppercorn, cinnamon, plum, red fruit, perfume, floral and violet
Nose cocoa, honey, vanilla, butterscotch, dark fruit, spice, earth, ripe cherry, peppercorn, cinnamon, plum, red fruit, perfume, floral and violet