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12 Bottle Premium Assortment
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12 Bottle Premium Assortment

Original price was: $763.91.Current price is: $725.47.

These bottles of sophisticated red wine and port incorporate elegant mixtures of vanilla, caramel, toffee, mocha, and almond. The Lux Red pairs nicely with a rich holiday meal and all bottles can be savored after dinner with roasted nuts, dark chocolate, and cheeses.

INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING:
  • 2018 Via Caritatis Lux Red (9 bottles)
  • RCV Royal Oporto 10 Year Tawny Port (2 bottles)
  • RCV Royal Oporto 40 Year Tawny Port (1 bottle)

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2018 Via Caritatis Lux Amoris Red

The 2018 Lux Red has a beautiful deep red color. The aroma is very intense, with a complex and elegant mixture of vanilla, licorice, and hints of spice. This is a pleasure wine full of red and black fruit that will enchant you! Recommendation: this wine should be decanted two hours before serving.

MONK'S TASTING NOTES:  Pairs with cheese, especially aged cheese like Gouda, venison, pork chops, grilled vegetables, and osso bucco.

MORE ABOUT THIS WINE

WINERY: Via Caritatis

VARIETAL:

  • Syrah 55% (for the fresh refined taste)
  • Grenache 35% (for boldness and long aging qualities)
  • Marselan 10% (for its soft tannins and complexity)

YEAR: 2018

TYPE: Red wine

ABV: 15%

LAYING-DOWN POTENTIAL: 10 years and more

TEMPERATURE: Between 59 and 62.6 °F

AGING: For 24 months, in oak barrels for 25% of the production

COUNTRY: France

FLAVOR PROFILE:

Body
Acidity
Sweetness
Tannin

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9

RCV Royal Oporto 10 Year Tawny Port

This fruity port boasts shades of gold, showing off a magnificent bouquet of mature fruit and spice and a balanced structure. Enjoy this magnificent 10-year-old port with a chocolate dessert or on its own.

Well-aged, with almond, fruitcake and caramel aromas and flavors. Full-bodied, sweet and lively, with orange peel, nuts and dried fruits on the finish. Excellent. This is the best tawny I have ever had from here. (J.S. Wine Spectator, Sep 15, 2013)

MORE ABOUT THIS PORT

COMPANY: Real Companhia Velha (RCV)

COUNTRY: Portugal

REGION: DOC Douro

TYPE: Tawny Port

GRAPES: Old Vines Field Blend

YEAR: The Royal Oporto 10 Year Tawny is composed by a blend of harvests from different years of port, which are rigorously selected and aged in premium oak casks that make up an average of 10 years.

ABV: 20%

AGING: The aging process is carried out in premium oak barrels and vats.

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2

RCV Royal Oporto 40 Year Tawny Port

This magnificent 40 Year Tawny Port is one of the oldest ports made from grapes at Portugal’s family-owned Real Companhia Velha estates. Considered one of the estate’s finest treasures, the port has been consistently blended by many generations of cellar masters.

Intense and unctuous, featuring an array of vibrant ripe citrus, dried fig, toffee and wild herb flavors, accented by notes of mocha and cocoa powder. Spiced cherry and cream fill in midpalate, with a bright finish of orange peel and caramel. (K.M. Wine Spectator, Oct 15, 2013)

MORE ABOUT THIS PORT

COMPANY: Real Companhia Velha (RCV)

COUNTRY: Portugal

REGION: DOC Douro

TYPE: Tawny Port

GRAPES: Old Vines Field Blend

ABV: 20%

AGING: The aging process is carried out in premium oak barrels and vats.

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2018 Via Caritatis Lux Red

A beautiful deep red in color, this vintage comes from the choicest parcels of the Via Caritatis terroir. The scent is very intense, with an elegant mixture of vanilla, licorice and hints of spice.

RCV Royal Oporto 10 Year Tawny Port

This fruity port boasts shades of gold, showing off a magnificent bouquet of mature fruit and spice and a balanced structure.

RCV Royal Oporto 40 Year Tawny Port

This magnificent 40 Year Tawny Port is one of the oldest ports made from grapes grown at Portugal’s family-owned Real Companhia Velha estates.