From the small island of Madeira comes the expressive, grape-varietal Boal 10 Years Old by Vinhos Justino Henriques.
In the glass, this wine shines a beautiful, attractive amber color. The aromatic bouquet is characterized by notes of almonds, fine chocolate, dried fruit and a subtle hint of smoke. The aromas of the nose are also reflected on the palate. The strong body harmonizes wonderfully with the present acidity, which gives this Madera a wonderful freshness. the finale is wonderfully long and sustainable.
Vinification of Justino Henriques Boal
20-25 years old are the vines of the Boal grape, which grow at an altitude of 700 m. The soils of volcanic origin are rich in clay and clay.
After harvesting and selection, the grapes are fermented in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature. This wine is stored in used wooden barrels for about 10 years. This Madeira is made from several wines, all of which were produced by the individual vinification of white grapes and which have spent at least 10 years in oak barrels before bottling.
Food recommendation for Boal Justino Henriques 10 Years Old
Enjoy this sweet Madeira with all kinds of desserts with fresh nuts and caramel sauce. Or with pies and ripe, creamy cheeses, this wine goes perfectly.
|Type of Wine:||Fortified Wine|
|Style of Wine:||Madeira|
|Wine acidity in g/l:||6,0|
|Residual sugar in g/l:||93,0|
|Sub region:||Madeira DOC (POR)|
|Occasion & Theme:||family event , Gift for good friends , surprise connoisseurs , Easter , Christmas|
|Ageing in:||small barrel|
|Grape Variety:||Boal (Doña Blanca)|
|Quality Classification & Rating:||DOC Denominação de Origem Controlada|
|Soil:||clay , Loam , volcanic rock|
|Duration of maturation (in Months):||120|
|Aromas & Palate Notes:||dried fruits , ořechové , kouřové|
|Optimal serving temperature in °C:||8 - 10|
|Style:||Old World , classic|
|Food Pairing:||Desserts , spicy food|
|Glass Recommendation:||Sherry Glass/ Nosing Glass|
|Bottle Design & Features:||classic|
|Bottle size in L:||0,75|
|storage capacity in years from the vintage year:||15|
|Alcohol % ABV:||19,0|
|Allergens & Misc. Ingredients:||contains sulfites and sulfur dioxide|
|Distributor:||Vinhos Justino Henriques Filhos Lda. - Parque Industrial da Cancela - 9125-042 Caniço - Madeira - Portugal|