Original
4 Ratings
Cockburn 20 Year Old Tawny

Wine Details

Vineyard

Cockburn's

Varietal

Port

Style

Red

Region

DouroPortugal

Wine Description

Cockburn's 20 Years Old Tawny is a blend of older, mature wines aged in cask and then refreshed by the addition of younger wines. The indicated age is the average age of the wines in the blend. These wines exhibit a silky smoothness from the cask aging and are ready to enjoy upon release. The constant blending and re-blending assures a consistent style. The 20 Years Old Tawny port shows a complex, nutty, spicy, aromatic nose, with a smoothness achieved through many years in wood. They are cl...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    "Wonderful aromas of butterscotch, toffee and honey, with just a hint of fruit. Full-bodied, with very sweet fruit and a long caramel and nutty finish. Textbook. cockburn is the business in old tawnies right now. Drink now"There is a strict 1 case limit on this amazing wine.
  • International Wine Cellar
    Aromas of nuts, cinnamon and lead pencil. Intensely flavored, and fresher than this house's 10-year-old version. Enticing flavors of maple syrup and butterscoch. Boasts lovely balance and very good length.
  • Wine Enthusiast