A deep black cherry colour. A tight complex aroma of concentrated black fruits with a background of cinnamon and nutmeg. On the palate, well defined tannins with excellent vinosity and structure. A wine with great ageing potential.
Wine Spectator 90 points - A peppery aroma leads to big, rich flavors of dark cherry, plum, kirsch and mocha. Well-balanced and structured, with a fresh acidity that lingers on the creamy, chocolate-filled finish. Drink now through 2015. 50 cases imported.
(Feb 29 2012)
A field blend of grape varieties from old vineyards with an average age of 50 years, including Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Francisca and Tinto c„o.
|Founded in 1981 by John Graham and his wife Caroline Churchill, Churchillís port is an independent, family-owned Port Wine House -- the first independent port wine house established in more than fifty years.
Churchillís is the only port wine producer who begins with wines produced only from grapes grown in Grade A vineyards. And according to Robert Parker, Jr., writing in The Wine Advocate, "Churchill's has established an impeccable reputation for superb quality.Ē