The property is comprised of a small quay in the river, which was simultaneously used as a wharf for loading the typical rabelo boats; as well as a small rustic house (cottage), fully rebuilt, which displays an inscription found in the door threshold dating from 1839. The typical and old Douro terrace walls in the property are witness to the history of the vineyard.
QUINTA DO JAVALI | TAWNY PORT 10 YEARS | PORT | DOC DOURO
Quinta do Javali is a small wine property with 18ha dedicated to vines. It sits on the left bank of the Douro river, in the parish of Nagozelo do Douro – S. João da Pesqueira, a place with vineyard tradition since the beginning of the production of Port wine for export, in the late 17th, early 18th centuries.
Tinta Roriz, Touriga Franca, Tinto Cão, Tinta Barroca e sousão
Dark brown, shades of mahogany.
Nose characterized by aromas of figs, notes and we should also emphasize the notes of cigar box and varnished wood.
10 Years in French Oak
Mouth very balanced, with silky texture, captivating and refreshing at the acidic component. They confirm the notes of figs and honey, combined with an elegant structure and persistent.
Salty dry hard cheese, Parmigiano, Cheddar, Comte. Blue Cheese, Dried Nuts and deserts including chocolate.
14ºC to 16ºC
The year of 2010
Generous winter rains produced a bumper crop, but excessive summer heat diluted flavors and delivered open-textured wines