Lovely set of 3 Age of Discovery collection that contains Madeira: Age: 19 years old 40% ABV / 20cl Red Wine from South America Age: 19 years old 40% ABV / 20cl The Bourbon Cask Reserve was matured wholly in fine bourbon casks: Age: 19 years old 40% ABV / 20cl
MADEIRA -Deep earthy aromas of sweet ripe fig and orange marmalade create a backdrop to bright notes –fresh gooseberry and grapes ripening on the vine BOURBON – Warm, crunchy toffee and deep citrus notes. Marmalade on toast with fine orange liqueur balanced by dry, almost smoky oak tannin. RED WINE – Toasted marshmallow with red berry and vanilla oak tannin. Ripe fruits and a hint of woody spice.
MADEIRA – Rich, spicy cinnamon and crushed black pepper rest on a deep earthy base. Caramelised fruits, crystallised ginger, raisins and hints of dry oak unravel. A satisfying, silky smooth, almost oily texture. BOURBON – ntriguing layers of light tannin, underpinned by rich notes of vanilla pod, fine leather and Havana tobacco. Develops into a sweet, velvety mouth-feel with spicy hints of cardamom and nutmeg. RED WINE – Spicy notes on first taste, deep and smooth with a velvety sweetness. Rich oak notes and berry sweetness.
MADEIRA – Dry with warmth that fades into sweet marmalade notes. BOURBON – Warm, delightful long finish. RED WINE – Sweet with a long, lingering tannin.