Niepoort Late Bottled Vintage Port has an intense ruby colour with a complex and concentrated aroma of red and black fruits. It has hints of pepper, dark chocolate. It shows great concentration and volume with a firm structure, but a superb silky texture. The great acidity provides freshness and balance and gives it a great ending.
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Niepoort Late Bottled Vintage Port like the Vintage Port, is a wine of a single year, however, is not a declared "Vintage." Whereas Vintage Port spends only two years in barrels and then matures in bottle, the LBV is aged in barrels and then bottled between the fourth and sixth year. This wood-ageing encourages the development of wine and, at the time of bottling, it's matured and is ready to drink without decantation.
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Niepoort Late Bottled Vintage Port has a fine richness and dry core predominating blackberries, blueberries and spicy flavours in his aromas. It has a sweet profile with ripe tannins and it has a fantastic ending.
Store and Serve Advice:
Store the bottle horizontally in a dark place with constant temperature, ideally between 12ºC and 15ºC.
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