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Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer BLANDY'S
Deep brown colour. Slightly hot, sweet caramel nose that seemed somewhat oxidized. Very sweet, tangy, medium bodied, slightly raisiny, somewhat oxidized, baked plum flavours with lingering, lemon peel acidity on the finish. Has 19% alcohol and 141 g/L residual sugar. Unfortunately, no lot number was visible. Tasted once - not presented at the consultants preview in the LCBO lab. This REPEAT last appeared in Vintages (*+/**) on October 28, 2006 at $18.95. CSPC 578682
Type Fortified Wine - Madeira
Agent Dio Win
Country Portugal
Rating *+/**(87 points)
Sweet, Raisin, Caramel
LCBO Note Status
TASTING NOTE: Intense Christmas cake, toffee apple and salted caramel with dried figs and hints of cinnamon. Score - Silver Medal (International Wine Challenge, 2017) Price $ 22.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - February 3, 2018
Cases bought 137 (12 bottles per case)

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