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COSSART GORDON MADEIRA SERCIAL 5 YEARS OLD Fine Dry Madeira
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer Madeira Wine Company
Medium light yellow colour. Lovely, spicy, sweet marmalade and candied quince nose. Fine, sweet, very well balanced, ripe lemon peel and quince flavours with a slightly peppery, refreshing, gently bitter finish. CSPC 722975
Type Fortified Wine - Madeira
Agent Rog Com
Country Portugal
Region
Rating **+
Sweet Quince
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
Established in 1745, Cossart Gordon is the oldest Madeira company in the world. Trivia hounds would be interested to know that Madeira was the drink of choice in 18th century America. In fact, the drafters of the Declaration of Independence toasted their success with it on July 4, 1776. Sercial is used to create the lightest and driest style of Madeira. Chill and enjoy with olives, cold cuts or spring salads. Price $ 21.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - May 28, 2005
Cases bought 60 (12 bottles per case)

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