NV Quinta das Tecedeiras Tawny Reserve

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NV Quinta das Tecedeiras Tawny Reserve

Post by AHB » 21:52 Sun 29 May 2016

Quinta das Tecedeiras. Brown-red colour, 40% opaque. Gentle colheita-style nose with lots of marzipan. Thick in texture with intense acidity, searing in its fierceness fighting with black treacle sweetness. Dates and dried figs on the palate. Too acidic to be balanced, more like a madeira in style. 82/100. 22-Apr-16
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