Barbadillo Pedro Ximénez Sherry NV, Spain

If you usually find PX a bit too gloopy, try this.

Barbadillo Pedro Ximénez Sherry NV, Spain (£13.49 Rodney Fletcher Vintners, Rannoch Scott Wines, Experience Wine,, Adnams, Connolly’s Wine Merchant, Mumbles Fine Wines, The Drinks Cabinet,, Baythorne Hall, Harrogate Fine Wine Company, Sandhams Wine Merchants, Beers of Europe, Shaftesbury Wines, Amps Fine Wines, The French Wine People, Palmers Wine Store, Albion Wine Shippers, Alexander Hadleigh, Gerry’s Wines and Spirits, Bakers & Larners of Holt, Cambridge Wine Merchants, Drinks Direct, Steep Hill Wines, SH Jones, Bin 21, TB Watson)
This is about as light as PX (in sherry form) gets, so there’s a touch of lemon-marmalade-like citrus acidity to freshen up the unctuous golden syrup and treacle toffee flavours. But it’s still wonderfully sticky and concentrated, and thanks to that freshness, you can almost imagine yourself having a second (small) glass. S(-)

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