Amável Costa Wines Receive Awards at Decanter World Wine Awards 2016
At DECANTER WORLD WINE AWARDS 2016, the White Reserve Port Wine, of the Amável Costa Reserve series, and 20 Year Old Tawny Port, 30 Year Old Tawny Port and 40 Year Old Tawny Port, of the Amável Costa Old Tawnies series, were awarded with the bronze medal.
White Reserve Port “Pleasantly rustic and pithy nose with notes of barley sugar and grapes. Rich and mouth-filling palate with syrupy apricot, spices, orange blossom and nuts.” DECANTER 2016
Tawny 20 Years Old Port “Aromas of beeswax and smoky wood accompany dried fruit and nutty scents. Icing sugar, dates and a lime backbone match caramel, spices and nut-brittle flavours.” DECANTER 2016
Tawny 30 Years Old Port “Coffee-bean roast complexity on the nose, with earthy walnut notes. Expansive and mouth-filling taste of leather, figs, earthy nutty notes and wonderfully spicy long finish. ” DECANTER 2016
Tawny 40 Years Old Port “Complex tertiary aromas of leaves and mushrooms meld with hints of demerara sugar, fig and prune. Walnut and black tea flavours, with raisins and toffee. ” DECANTER 2016