Full, deep color for an older tawny. Brooding aromas of currant fruitiness, nuts, raisins and minerals. Concentrated, unctuous and sweet; slightly aggressive and powerfully structured, but buffered by...
Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by on 05/12/2012
Amber, golden tawny color. An excellent bouquet, with a characteristic "nutty" character, such as almonds, and delicious mature fruit with hints of orange peel. Rich, sweet and smooth on the palate, it is perfectly balanced, with a long and lingering finish.
The perfect balance: GRAHAM’S 20 Years Old is the Master Blender’s quest for perfection, capturing the perfect balance between young and aged Port wines. A Port wine perfected for more than twenty years, to delight those in the quest for excellence. Colour: Amber, golden tawny. Aromas: Excellent bouquet with a characteristic “nutty” character and delicious mature fruit with hints of orange peel, exquisitely mellowed by careful ageing. Rich, softly sweet and smooth. Perfectly balanced, with a long and elegant finish. Occasions & Pairing: Pairs extremely well with nuts, dried fruits and fruitcake but also with vanilla ice cream or crème brûlée.
Wine & SpiritsPale copper cast. Medium-bodied. Moderately extracted. Caramel, rancio, peat. Quite aromatic with a complex character and very deep flavors on the palate. Lean through the finish with great intensity and length.