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15 Year Old Verdelho, Henriques

15 Year Old Verdelho, Henriques

Ref: HENR150
White  |  Fortified  |  19% ABV

Henriques & Henriques was founded by João Gonçalves Henriques in 1850 and is named for his two sons who took over the company on their father's demise. The last Henriques died childless in 1968 and the company passed to three of his friends, Alberto Nascimento Jardim, Peter Cossart (who made 53 vintages with the company) and Carlos Nunes Pereira. Henriques & Henriques is the only Madeira producer to own vineyards.

Case of 6 50cl Bottles
price shown is under bond
duty paid price: £149.08
Out of stock
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Wine Details
Wine Details
ProducerProducer: Henriques
Old or New WorldOld/New World: Old World
CountryCountry: Portugal
RegionRegion: Madeira
ColourColour: White
StyleStyle: Fortified
ABV% ABV: 19%
Drink DatesDrink Dates: Any
MaturityMaturity: Ready to Drink
SweetnessSweetness: 2
Tasting Notes
Tasting Notes

"Much less expressive on the nose than the Sercial 2001. Some nutty caramel. Then real power on the palate. Intense citrus and just a slight hint of date. So intense it is hard to taste the flavours separately – you just taste the whole. Deep apricot on the finish." Julia Harding tasting a different bottling of this wine

Sweetness Explained
Sweetness Explained


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Most red wines are dry and therefore are indicated with a 1. The sweetness becomes more relevant with white wines, sparkling wines and pudding/dessert wines such as Sauternes and Tokaji.


Location Explained
Location Explained


AVAILABLE: Currently lying in our storage at London City Bond Dinton Woods 
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TO ARRIVE: Currently lying abroad or in transit 
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Pricing Information
Pricing Information


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Additional Information

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