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Blandy's Madeira Malmsey 5 Year

Blandy's Madeira Malmsey 5 Year 750ml    
Sku: 1022036*

Tasting notes
Dark, golden brown with characteristic Madeira bouquet of raisins, toffee and nuts. Sweet with a rich, full bodied, honeyed and complex finish and beautifully balanced acidity.

Wine maker notes
Blandy’s 5 year old Malmsey was aged in American oak casks in the traditional ’Canteiro’ system. This comprises of the gentle heating of the wine in the lofts of the lodges in Funchal. Over the years the wine is transferred from the top floors to the middle floors and eventually to the ground floor where it is cooler. After this gradual ’estufagem’ the wine underwent racking and fining before the blend was assembled and bottled.

Technical notes
Alcohol: 19% ABV pH: 3.42 Residual Sugar: 123 g/l Total Acidity: 6.23 g/l tartaric acid

Food pairing
Blandy’s 5 year old Malmsey is fined and does not require decanting. It is a superb accompaniment to dessert dishes, especially fruit, cakes, rich chocolate puddings and cheeses. It has been bottled when ready for drinking and will keep for several months after opening.

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Regional Varietals:
Madeira Blend
Malvasia
Non-Varietal White Blend
Country: Portugal
Region: Terras Madeirenses
Sub-Region: Madeira - Madeirense
Grape Varietal: Malvasia
Type: Still wine, Fortified
 
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