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Croft Porto Fine Ruby 750 ml

Country: Portugal /

Region: Douro /

Style: Wine /

Size: 750 ml /

Sku: 20688

$13.99 Reg. $15.99



*Vintage may vary by location*

The fruit for Croft Fine Ruby Porto is sourced in the traditional way, from the highest-quality individual growers in the Douro Valley, where the varying altitude and aspect of the vineyards creates the potential for a complex wine of great character. In the winery, the newly developed, robotic “Port Toes” technology for treading allows the winery to maximize the quality of the fruit by imitating the traditional action of human feet and avoiding damage to the bitter grape seeds. Fermentation is halted by the addition of grape spirits before all the residual sugar has been fermented, creating a sweet, fortified wine. Croft Fine Ruby is a blend of young wines matured in neutral oak casks for an average of three years before bottling.TASTING NOTEAn intense, deep ruby color, this wine offers black fruit aromas, full body and a bright blueberry, blackberry and black cherry flavor. Made to be enjoyed immediately.FOOD PAIRINGPair with chocolate or fruit desserts.TECHNICAL DATAGRAPES: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Barroca, Tinta Roriz, Tinto Cão, Tinta Amarela APPELLATION: Douro ACIDITY: 3.67 g/l ABV: 20% AGING: 3 years in neutral oak RESIDUAL SUGAR: 97.4 g/lPOINTS OF DISTINCTIONA high-quality ruby Porto made from wines aged for an average of three years for increased complexit(more...)

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