Of opaque color, almost black, extremely complex aroma, with evidence for the notes of rock rose and red fruits and some minerality, intense taste with excellent fruit, spicy tannins and a claw that holds it to the taste buds in an endless finish.
Store and Serve Advices:
Serving temperature at 15ºC to 16 ºC
One of the great strengths of Vintage Port is that it gives equal pleasure enjoyed young and after several decades in bottle. One of the best pairings with Vintage Port is cheese (cream cheese, blue cheese and cured cheese) but it can also be enjoyed alongside many desserts, or simply on its own.
Reviews and Awards:
. 96 points in Robert Parker;
. 18 points in Revista de Vinhos;
. 18 points in Vinho Grandes Escolhas.
97 pts Wine Spectator - Aromas of Mediterranean wood, resin, rosemary and notes of eucalyptus. Luxurious on the palate with delicious flavors of wild...
97 pts Robert Parker - It will be the first time since the 19th century that Graham's has declared two exceptional Vintage years in two consecutive years....
96 pts Robert Parker - Vivid floral notes of roses and violets, typical of Touriga Nacional, as well as suggestions of rock rose, more associated with...
98 pts Wine Spectator - Quinta do Noval Vintage 2017 Port wine is characterized by its purity of fruit and a fine and delicate quality that is typical of the...