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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Cockburn

Region:

Port

Appellation:

Douro

Grape Type:

Touriga Nacional

Cockburn's, Vintage Port, 2017

6x75cl £240.00

7 cases

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Tasting Note:

Cockburn’s was bought by the Symington Family in 2010 and since then it is seeing a revival in fortunes. The majority of the vineyards are located in the warmer Douro Superior, producing wines with signature tannic structures that over the past half century were a little rustic and one-dimensional. Nowadays, Cockburn’s 2017 remains true to its spicy dried herbs and an unabashed structure but with a sleekness and quality to the fruit that previous vintages lacked. Predominantly Touriga Nacional. Just 2,500 cases were produced, representing 8% of the total vineyard production.

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The spectacular Douro valley is one of the world’s most breathtaking vineyard areas. The Douro’s origins are in Spain (known there as the ‘Duero’) from where it carves its way through Portugal before finally dispersing into the Atlantic Ocean at Oporto.The vine spreads like a rash over 165 ...

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