Taylor Fladgate Late Bottled Vintage Port 2018 is a fortified wine produced from high-quality grapes grown in Portugal. This type of port is made from a single vintage year, which in this case is 2018.
The wine is aged for four to six years in oak barrels, which helps to develop its complex flavors and aromas. It has a deep ruby color with a bouquet of ripe black fruit, such as blackcurrants, blackberries, and cherries. There are also notes of chocolate, coffee, and spices, including cinnamon and clove.
On the palate, Taylor Fladgate Late Bottled Vintage Port 2018 is full-bodied, rich, and velvety, with flavors of black fruit and dark chocolate. The tannins are firm, providing a good structure and balance to the wine. The finish is long and smooth, with a lingering taste of fruit and spice.
This port can be enjoyed on its own as a dessert wine or paired with rich, chocolatey desserts, such as chocolate truffles or flourless chocolate cake. It can also be paired with strong cheeses, such as Stilton or Roquefort.
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