Ports - Caves Messias - Douro
The Caves Messias company was founded in 1926 and it is owned by the family of the founder. The company has production wineries in the following wine regions - Bairrada, Dão and Douro. The company produces a large range of Portuguese wines such as Vinho Verde, Douro, Dão, Bairrada, Peninsula de Setúbal, Port Wine and Sparkling Wine.
Messias Lágrima Doce Port from Douro
Messias Lágrima Doce Port

Region: Douro - Portugal

Grape Varieties: Malvasia Fina, Rabigato, Códega

Tasting Notes: Golden, very sweet wine; deep floral aroma to roses. Discrete and subtle wood.

Messias Tawny Port from Douro
Messias Tawny Port

Region: Douro - Portugal

Grape Varieties: Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz, Touriga Franca, Tinto Cão, Tinta Barroca

Tasting Notes: Sweet tawny Port. Aroma to red fruits jam, combined with slight wood with vanilla hints.

Messias Ruby Port from Douro
Messias Ruby Port

Region: Douro - Portugal

Grape Varieties: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinto Cão, Tinta Barroca

Tasting Notes: Wine of young character, well aromatic with notes of fresh and red fruits. Pleasant final.

Messias from Douro
Messias
10, 20, 30 Years Old Port

Region: Douro - Portugal

Grape Varieties: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinto Cão, Tinta Barroca

Tasting Notes: Wine of high quality obtained by blending of wines of several vintages, in a way to obtain a complementarily of organoleptic characteristics. It matures in wood for several years, in which the age mentioned in the label is equivalent to the average of the ages of the different wines used in the blending, expressing the character of the wine, due to the characteristics obtained by the maturation in wood.

Messias LBV 2003 Port from Douro
Messias LBV 2003 Port

Region: Douro - Portugal

Grape Varieties: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinto Cão, Tinta Barroca

Tasting Notes: Red wine with fine timber aromas involved by wild fruit and spice notes, at taste we may find silk tannins combined with timber flavour, smooth and well present jams. Strong and long in mouth.

Messias Vintage Port from Douro
Messias Vintage Port

Region: Douro - Portugal

Grape Varieties: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinto Cão, Tinta Barroca

Tasting Notes: Wine of exceptional quality from a single harvest. It’s obligatory to be bottled between the second and the third year after the harvest, deep red and full body appearance. To the Vintages with some years in bottle are associated roasting aromas (chocolate, cocoa, coffee, cigar box, etc.), spice aromas (cinnamon, pepper, etc.), and sometimes fruity aromas.

Messias Colheita Port from Douro
Messias Colheita Port

Region: Douro - Portugal

Grape Varieties: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Barroca, Tinta Roriz, Tinto Cão

Tasting Notes: Pale tawny wine, with developed tertiary aromas, notes for the “vinagrinho”, noble volatile acidity, and spices as pepper. We may also find the presence of dry fruits and a good wood. At taste is complex, elegant and smooth confirming the aromas, with a fine inner nose, following a well prolonged finish.