PORTO KING'S PORT FINE RUBY
Ref : 473993
Bottle 75 cL
i.e. 14 € / liter
2 product(s) sold since yesterday
Our oenologists' opinion
Fruity and well-rounded
The beautiful ruby color of this Porto releases a pleasant nose of roasted black fruits. The balance is the key-word of this tasting: its full-bodied and powerful side is pleasingly smoothed by its fruity side and its blackcurrant taste. Delightful are the tannins that are smooth and tight.
Body ? The body is the way a wine feels inside the mouth. Several factors, such as the alcohol content and the presence of tannins, contribute to the feel of the wine.
Freshness ? The freshness of a wine is defined by its level of acidity. Unlike rounded wines, fresh wines are easy to drink, and are more lively. Acidity plays a necessary part in a wine's structure.
Aging ? All wines do not have the same aging potential. Some are supposed to be consumed at a young age while others must be kept for longer periods of time.
Tannins ? Coming from stems, grape pips and their storage barrels, the tannin gives structure to red wines only.
Do you know ?
The world’s oldest appellation would have French origins! Henry of Burgundy would have exported Burgundy vine stocks after he married the daughter of Alphonse VI of Leon.
Domain and appellation
Red and whites, Ports come in different ranges depending on the nature of their blend and age.
- Terroir: Spread across 40000 hectares, the vineyards lay on both banks of the Douro river which crosses the country east to west up to the city of Porto. Located on hillsides, the vineyards lay on granitic soils.