Porto King's Port

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Porto King's Port

Port White | 20°

Ref : 097791

12.00 12, 00

Bottle 75 cL

i.e. 16 € / liter

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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

  • King's Port

    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.

     

    • Viticulture: The main grape varieties are the Malvasia Fina, the Viosinho, the Donzelinho and the Gouveio.

     

    • Vinification:  An adjunction of brandy aims at stopping the natural fermentation and preserving the sugars. Ruby ports are often made of a young ports’ blend. They age for 2 to 3 years in barrels.

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