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Poças Vintage 1996

75cl

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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: fortified wine
Vintage: 1996 Other vintages
Appellation:Port (Porto and Douro, Portugal)
Winery: Poças
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Tinto Cão, Touriga Franca, Tinta Barroca, Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 20%
The Poças Vintage 1996 (£44.81) is a fortified wine made by Poças from the region of Port based on tinta roriz, touriga nacional, tinta barroca, touriga franca and tinto cão of 1996 and has an alcoholic content of 20%. Drinks&Co users rate this fortified wine with 4 out of 5 points while experts give the following rate: wine spectator: 85.

Description of Poças Vintage 1996

Poças Vintage 1996 (Tinto Cão, Touriga Franca, Tinta Barroca, Touriga Nacional and Tinta Roriz)

TASTING NOTES OF Poças Vintage 1996:

  • View: dark ruby.
  • Nose: aromas of dark fruits like cassis, currant, blackberry and plum.
  • Mouth: refined taste, full of ripe fruit, jam. Soft and slightly minty.

APPELLATION: Oporto.

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

AGEING: Maturation in wooden casks.

ELABORATION controlled prolonged maceration, stopped by addition of grape liquor fermentation.

PAIRING: blue or creamy high quality cheeses, chocolates, desserts berries.

TEMPERATURE: 12-15 °C

ALCOHOL CONTENT: 19.5%

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The Winery

Poças

Poças

It all started in 1918, when Manoel Domingues Poças Júnior, born in the heart of Porto's bustle, decided to start his own business.

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Reviews of Poças Vintage 1996

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4 /5

We drank with another couple.
It had a very deep colour. A little bit salty but it was very good.
We drank it just like that, without any food pairing.
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4/5

Color retinto.Aroma vermelhos.Paladar bodied fruit with firm but elegant tannins and a final
significant and persistent.
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Anonymous

4/5

Dark in color, has an aroma full of citrus fruit, blackberry, blueberry and mint. The palate is full-bodied and full, with imposing and vigorous tannins and a long, fruity finish. appealing wine, and very well managed.
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