Because they were paired with amontillado, oloroso, palo cortado
Strawberry gazpacho INGREDIENTS SERVES 6 300g vine-ripened tomatoes, chopped 700g ripe strawberries 1 roasted red pepper, sliced 1 small shallot, finely chopped 1 small garlic clove, crushed 1 tbsp sherry vinegar 75ml extra virgin olive oil, plus extra for drizzling Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper Olive oil, for frying 2 slices sourdough, diced Basil leaves and edible flowers, to garnish To serve: Cold sherry, preferably amontillado or palo cortado
DIRECTIONS In a large bowl, combine all the ingredients except the olive oil, sourdough and garnishes and leave to infuse overnight.
Morrisons also celebrated gold with three own-brand sherries Morrisons The Best Oloroso, Morrisons The Best Palo Cortado
and Morrisons The Best Pedro Ximenez, all PS6 for 37.5cl.
TESCO PS5.55 MORRISONS O PS7 Finest Pedro Ximenez The Best Oloroso The Best Pedro Ximenez The Best Palo Cortado
T PS6 PS6 PS6 PS6 Bordeaux Superieur 2016 Cava Semi Seco
The three main ranges of Harveys Sherries-Classic range: Harveys Bristol Cream and Harveys Medium Dry; Premium Range: Harveys Fino, Harveys Amontillado, Harveys Palo Cortado
, Harveys Oloroso and Harveys Pedro Ximenez; and Super Premium Range: Harveys VORS Sherries, won 13 gold medals, 10 silver medals and four bronze medals.
In the Daisy, Lustau palo cortado
sherry provides a nuttiness that plays well with mahia, a Moroccan spirit made from figs.
Made from a blend of rums from Barbados and Guyana, Dos Maderas PX is aged with a three-stage maturing process--first resting for five years in the Caribbean, followed by three more at the Williams & Humbert facilities in casks which have aged "Dos Cortados" (Palo Cortado
), and then a third stage in butts which have previously aged "Don Guido" sherry (Pedro Ximenez) for 20 years.
Try Waitrose Solera Jerezana Palo Cortado
Lustau, right, (PS9.75, 75cl, Waitrose) which is rich and complex, and perfect paired with roast lamb and cold meats.
, Single Almacenista Vides Emilio Lustau Jerez, Spain
It is among the other sherries, the darker coloured, nuttier tasting amontillado, oloroso and palo cortado
- that exciting new developments are taking place.
| Cayetano del Pino Palo Cortado
Solera (PS14.95, winesociety.com, or PS11.49, waitrosecellar.com, 20% abv): Palo cortado
sherry is one of the rarest forms of sherries, created because nature has decided the sherry isn't going to develop as a fino and takes it down another route.
'Smell it, it's fantastic,' wine connoisseur Noel Ermitano said as a 45-year-old Palo Cortado
was poured for the second course.