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97 • Sandeman 40 Year Old Tawny Porto, Douro $139.99.
Deep reddish copper color. Enticing aromas of sautéed almond, pepper, buttery salt caramel and dried citrus peels with a silky, fruity medium-to-full body and a very long, and warming orange-kiwi marmalade, toffeed nut, suede and spiced caramel baked apple accented finish. Superb complexity, depth and style, in particular the lush Sherry-like notes. (tasted on Jul-23-2012)
95 • Sandeman 30 Year Old Tawny Porto, Douro $85.99.
Copper color. Aromas of caramelized fruits and nuts, dark chocolate, leather, pepper dust and faint sandalwood with a silky, fruity medium-to-full body and a tangy spiced craisin, caramelized tangerine and almond accented finish. A zesty, flavorful tawny that will be great on it's own and awesome in crafty, top-shelf cocktails. (tasted on Jul-23-2012)
90 • Sandeman 20 Year Old Tawny Porto, Douro $51.99.
Ruddy deep amber copper color. Aromas of dried apricot, honey butter, pink pepper, and leather with a satiny fruit sweet medium-to-full body and a juicy, zippy berry cider, apple, almond, vanilla, and baking spices accented finish. (tasted on Jul-23-2012)
89 • Sandeman Founders Reserve Porto, Douro $19.99.
Deep ruby black color. Rich aromas of spiced plums, peppered raisins, and chocolate covered blueberries with a fruity sweet medium-to-full body and a melange of spices, dried fruits, pepper, cedar paper, and praline on the long, zesty finish. (tasted on Jul-23-2012)
83 • Sandeman 10 Year Old Tawny Porto, Douro $29.99.|Find-a-Wine|
Reddish bronze color. Unusual aromas of chicken fat, dried currant, molasses, and peppercorns with a soft, tangy, fruity medium body and a brisk, tart, raisiny finish. Curious. (tasted on Jul-23-2012)