Boal 10 years old
  • Boal 10 years old
  • Boal 10 years old

Boal 10 years old

Reference: barbo10
Producteur: Barbeito

  Gift points: 3





39,50








Variety Boal - Madeira - Oxidised medium sweet wine - 75 cl bottle - Ready to drink, but can be kept some years - Serve at 14°

 DENOMINATION

Madeira D.O.P.

GRAPE VARIETIES

Boal

VINEYARDS AND VINIFICATION

Grapes from various quality vineyards from Estreito de Câmara de Lobos, São Vicente and Estreito da Calheta were used.

Grapes were pressed in a pneumatic press. Arresting of fermentation takes place at the desired degree of sweetness by adding vinic alcohol. (96%)

MATURATION & BOTTLING

This medium sweet wine is the result of a blend made from a careful selection of several wines produced from the Boal Grape. All the wines have been aged over 10 years by the traditional and natural "Canteiro" method in old 620 litre French oak casks stored in different warehouses located around Funchal.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Alcohol:19,60% Vol.

Baumé: 2,7

Total sugar: 88,1 g/dm3

Volatile acidity: 0,72

PH: 3,6

SERVING & CELLARAGE

This wine was naturally aged in cask and bottled without the use of caramel. To show it at its best serve between larder (12ºC) and low room temperature (19ºC)..

TASTING NOTES AND HARMONIES

This wine was filtered and does not require decanting. It is excellent as a digestive but is also exceedingly good with starters such as pates, cream blue cheese, mature cheddar, crème caramel or fruit cake. It was bottled ready for drinking and will keep well once opened.