N.V. Honore Very Old Tawny Port

Quinta do Castro

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0 Immediate | 12 Marketplace
£4,500.00
F+R Opinion
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Product details
Country
Portugal
Region
Douro
Sub-region
-
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
20%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
Portugal
Region
Douro
Sub-region
-
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
20%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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