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Country\Region Type. Grape Varietals
Lustau East India Solera 750ml
Sku: 24208
Product Rating
Critics Ratings:   (1)
Product Information
Country: Spain
Region: Jerez - Xeres - Sherry
Grape Varietal: Palomino
Type: Still wine, Fortified
Reg. $24.99
Buy Lustau East India Solera
Wine Advocate 89 points - The NV East India Solera is a Cream, a category I have not really covered in this article, which is a blend of 12-year-old Don Nuno Oloroso (80%) and San Emilio PX which is also about 12 years old, blended and aged together for a further three years in a special, slightly warmer part of the winery which replicates perhaps the character of the wines that traveled by boat to India or elsewhere. Mahogany colored with a green-amber edge, it has the nose of an old wine with notes of antique shop, wax, shoe polish, noble wood, and a touch of spices, dates and prunes, all of it very well integrated. The palate is spicy and sweet (it has 130 grams of sugar) again very integrated. At this price level it represents good value and should go well with cheeses. Drink 2013-2020. (Aug 2013)

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