Fortified Wine

The Rare Wine Co. Historic Series George Washington Special Reserve Madeira Portugual

$74.99 USD

Made from a blend of Sercia, Malvasia and Tinta Negra from over 60 years, aged in old French oak casks by traditional Canteiro method. In the 18th and early 19th centuries, Madeira was the United States’ most coveted wine. Every public event—from the signing of the Declaration of Independence to George Washington’s Inauguration—was toasted with a glass of Madeira.Very sophisticated on the nose with orange zest, candid fruit, peachy, dried honey and fine fresh herbs. Smooth orange flavor on the palate, and a nice acidity enhancing freshness in the beautiful long finish.