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Messias Colheita 1991

75cl Volume

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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: fortified wine
Vintage: 1991 Other vintages
Appellation:Port (Porto and Douro, Portugal)
Winery: Messias
Volume: 75cl
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 20%
Messias is the maker of this Messias Colheita 1991 , a fortified wine from Port with 1991 grapes and has an alcoholic strength of 20%. 4 of 5 points is the average score of this fortified according to Drinks&Co users.

Description of Messias Colheita 1991

Messias Colheita 1991

TASTING NOTES OF Messias Colheita 1991:

  • View: amber, light-green strokes on the edge of the cup.
  • Nose: aromas of good wood, vanilla and spices.
  • Mouth: good volume, elegance and a long finish.

APPELLATION: Porto.

VINEYARD: Messias

GRAPES: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinto Cao, Tinta Barroca.

PAIRING: as an aperitif, with hunting, salmon pate, smoked ham, cheeses digestif and toasted almonds.

TEMPERATURE: 16-18 °C

ALCOHOL CONTENT: 20%

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The Winery

Messias

Messias

The portuguese vineyard Caves Messias produces excellent wine since 1926. Founded by Mr. Messias Baptista, who acted as a chariman until 1973, it still is a family-owned company. The winery is situated in the center of Portugal in the region of Bairrada, where the estate covers vineyards of aproximately 160 hectares.

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Reviews of Messias Colheita 1991

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4 /5

TASTING NOTES OF Messias 1991:
- View: reddish.
- Nose: aromas of good wood, vanilla, spices, peppers and a touch of cinnamon.
- Mouth: elegance with good volume and a long finish.

APPELLATION: Porto.
VINEYARD: Messias
GRAPES: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinto Cao, Tinta Barroca.

PAIRING: as a starter, venison, salmon pate, smoked ham.
TEMPERATURE: 16-18 °C
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 20%
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4 /5

Caves Messias
Caves Messias is a historic family owned producer renowned for their colheita and vintage ports. Founded in 1926 by Messias Baptista, the company has remained a family owned business up tol the present day. The most famous estate is Quinta do Cachão which has its slopes adjacent to the River Douro, in the subregion Cima Corgo. The vineyard was first planted in 1845 by the Baron Pebble sendomais and later acquired by family Afonso Cabral, who in turn sold it to Messiah family in 1956. In order to increase production capacity, Messias acquired another adjoining property, Quinta do Rei, then belonging Gonzales Byass.
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4 /5

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A really good purchase

Reviews of other vintages of Messias Colheita 199120052000

3/5

The Messias Colheita 2005 had a very deep color. I drank it several day after I first opened it and, even though the days, it tasted good.
It would have been better with meat.
This wine was recommended by a friends of us.
I always ask for it when I go to the restaurant.
A classic.
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Albert Green

4/5

TASTING NOTES OF Porto Messias Colheita 2000:
- View: red candy
- Nose: aromas of dried fruits and wood
- Mouth: fruity, elegant, sweet on the palate

APPELLATION: Douro (Porto)
VINEYARD: Messias

WINE PAIRING: desserts
ALCOHOL: 19%
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Cynthia Kelly
Porto Messias Colheita 2000