DIRK VAN DER NIEPOORT (Douro)
Port + Tea Set

  • Red
  • ----
  • Portugal (Porto)
DIRK VAN DER NIEPOORT (Douro) Port + Tea Set no vintage the set

the set: 33,33 €the set

Dirk Van der Niepoort, a talented Port producer, is an unusual character: quirky, visionary and intuitive. Faithful to Portuguese know-how and grape varieties, he has created an abundance of vintages (more than 50!) highlighting here a terroir, there a grape variety or unconventional vinification. This year, in collaboration with his wife (who is passionate about Japanese tea), he is offering a rather special gift set:


- 1 bottle of his classic Tawny Port, aged for 3 and a half years in small oak barrels,

- 1 box of Pipa Cha (75g), an organic Oolong tea matured in the barrels used to age the Port.

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