NV Quinta da Pedra Alta tawny

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NV Quinta da Pedra Alta tawny

Post by AHB » 10:17 Sun 28 Jun 2015

The colour of rusty iron, 30% opaque. Nose of toffee; sweet on the palate but with little complexity. Modest but enjoyable aftertaste. I was told that this wine had an average age of around 3 years. It was perfectly acceptable but there are many better tawnies.

Pedra Alta is located on the south side of the river opposite Pinhao. Within the quinta boundary there is one of the original feitora. 81/100. June 2015.
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