Alves de Sousa Quinta da Gaivosa 10YO Tawny Porto, Portugal
Fortified dessert wine, 75cl. Tinta Roriz, Touriga Nacional and Tinta Cao blend from Douro, Portugal. 20.0% ABV.
Rich and indulgent Tawny. Notes of spicy red fruits are whipped with caramel and nutty hints. Made by Domingos Alves de Sousa, Portuguese winemaker of the year in 1999 and 2007 - the only winemaker to have ever won the award twice.
You'll like this if you like... Caramelised nuts.
Pairs beautifully with: Pecan pie, strawberries dipped in chocolate or chocolate mousse.
Cheese pairing: Cheeseboard, especially smoked Applewood cheddar or Comte.