Ramos Pinto LBV 2011 + Some Wine Gadgets

Ramos Pinto LBV Port 2011, Douro, Portugal (~£19 widely available)
LBV is supposed to be ready to drink on release, but this is a bit of a pup, and seems to be built to survive another decade or more. Dark, young and juicy, packed with blackberry, blackcurrant and damson flavours, with a herby, dusty warmth alongside the plump dark flesh, an almost honeyed sweetness and a backbone of fresh acidity and firm but never aggressive tannin. Very good wine. S(+)

And those wine accessories from the Wine Gift Centre:-

Murano Double Lever Corkscrew (£5)

DropStop Drip Free Wine Pourer Discs (£1.99 per pack of 2)

Wine Decanting Funnel with Filter (£14.95)

PS Until 2pm on Friday Dec 16th, you can get Free Delivery by entering the code ELFPOST at the checkout…

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