Broadbent-Madeira-Terrantez-1978

Broadbent, Madeira Terrantez, 1978

“The dazzling 1978 Terrantez is aged in oak for its entire life and bottled by Justino in February 2011. Deep mahogany with a degraded tawny rim, it offers a glorious bouquet of smoked walnut, English ale, peat moorland and dried honey that is very well-defined and seems to expand with continual aeration over three to four hours. The palate is generous on the entry with sweet, tangy Seville orange marmalade, quince, cumin and Indian spices embroidered into a viscous texture that errs towards Bual in style. It is a powerful Terrantez with hubris, yet knows not to go too far. This is a sublime expression of the grape variety.”
- Wine Advocate (95 points)

Size: F - 750 ml
Bin: D5593
Varietal: Madeira
Winery: Broadbent
UPC: 0611482010106
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$499.95
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$5,999.40
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Size: F - 750 ml
Bin: D5593
Varietal: Madeira
Winery: Broadbent
UPC: 0611482010106

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“The dazzling 1978 Terrantez is aged in oak for its entire life and bottled by Justino in February 2011. Deep mahogany with a degraded tawny rim, it offers a glorious bouquet of smoked walnut, English ale, peat moorland and dried honey that is very well-defined and seems to expand with continual aeration over three to four hours. The palate is generous on the entry with sweet, tangy Seville orange marmalade, quince, cumin and Indian spices embroidered into a viscous texture that errs towards Bual in style. It is a powerful Terrantez with hubris, yet knows not to go too far. This is a sublime expression of the grape variety.”
- Wine Advocate (95 points)