Smith Woodhouse Ruby Port
Ageing; French Oak
Structure; Fortfied red wine
Food pairing ideas; Chocolate based desserts and some robust cheeses.
Description; Dark and lively ruby colour. Red fruits dominate the nose, with some floral hints. On the palate, fresh and robust berry and plum flavours emerge.
Christopher Smith, Member of The British Parliament and Lord Mayor of London, founded a small company to ship Port from the Douro in 1784. Some years later the Woodhouse brothers joined him. Since 1970, Smith Woodhouse has been owned by the Symington family, Port producers since the 19th century.
Bottle Size: 75cl
Country: Douro Valley, Portugal
Grape: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franseca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Barroca, Tinta Cao
Style: Fortified Red