This Tawny is a red wine less intensely coloured than a Ruby Port and has a light and elegant style.
Krohn are a small family-owned house run by brother and sister Jose and iolanda Carneiro. Long renowned for the quality of their sublime Colheitas (single vintage tawnies), they produce a remarkably complete range for a small house and each wine excels in its category.
The Quinta do Retiro Novo estate in Sarzedinho, in the Rio Torto valley, is all A grade vineyard. Vinification takes place here, with some of the top wines still being trodden by foot. All the wines are matured in cellars at Villa Nova de Gaia.
Serve it with cheese, nuts or melon, the classical accompaniments to Port
Touriga Nacional, Touriga Francesa, Tinta Barroca, Tinta Roriz