Porto Cruz was founded in 1887 as the successor to “Assumpçao E Fos” and has always been located in Vila Nova de Gaia on the banks of the Douro. This region is the center of high-class port wines – and the grapes of Porto Cruz Tawny also come only from the best vines of the Douro Valley.
In this well-known and impressive wine-growing region, the fruit grew on granite and slate soils, on spectacular steep slopes and under excellent climatic conditions with plenty of sunshine. Porto Cruz sells 10 million bottles a year to 50 different countries, making it the largest brand specializing in the production of port wines.
It is a young Red Port with a nice ruby colour. The elegant and floral bouquet features fruity notes and its intense aroma is a reminiscent of red fruits and berries with a fresh and balanced finish. The fruity taste of CRUZ RUBY is ideal at room temperature and can be served as an aperitif or during a meal to accompany cheeses and chocolate desserts.