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Staff Pick

Half-Bottle of Kopke Dry White Port

Item # 38270 375mL
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Kopke is one of the first and oldest Port houses in Port wine history, celebrating their continuous production since 1638.


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Staff Pick Notes

Kopke was found in 1638 by a German family, making them the oldest in Port to be in continuous operation. While Kopke is most famous for their Colheita Port (Vintage Tawny) they also have some of the finest White Port around. Here is there entry level which is great place to start. The Kopke White Port actually surprised me a bit with how dry it is. On spectrum of sweetness this closer to a Madeira than a port. That dryness and the over all balance of the wine makes for the best White Port and Tonic I have ever tasted. Just delicious. If your buying the half bottle with that long drink in mind you have to buy at least 2. This goes down so easy and is so refreshing with Tonic on a hot day that if you don't get 2 you will be kicking yourself later.

- JGM

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