Category: True Amontillado Sherry
Product of: Spain
An extremely rare, fine 40 year old sherry, Cuatro Palmas was drawn from six casks known as 'Museo Solera' during the 2011 'Saca de Otoño' (Autumn), and bottled unfiltered and unclarified. A total of 0.45 barrels were released.
Sampled on 02/11/2011
Slight cloudy, burnished copper appearance.
Salty oxidised nose with a touch of madeira cake and an aroma reminiscent of a sack of fresh mussels.
Enormous, almost brandy-like dry palate with an umami character and sercial madeira.
Medium woody finish with lingering boatyard varnish.
Closure: Natural cork stopper