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.
Try Waitrose Solera Jerezana Palo Cortado
Lustau, right, (PS9.
, Single Almacenista Vides Emilio Lustau Jerez, Spain
We tasted, amongst others, palo cortado
which I was told is the finest sherry of the lot.
The Harveys range consists of Harveys Palo Cortado
, Fine Old Amontillado and Rich Old Oloroso.
It is among the other sherries, the darker coloured, nuttier tasting amontillado, oloroso and palo cortado
- that exciting new developments are taking place.
The Urium Classic Palo Cortado
and Faustino Gonzalez Oloroso are two absolutely banging examples, both exhibiting the deft interplay of sweet, salt, savoury and bitter flavours that can make sherry, to my mind, such a compelling choice.
Smell it, it's fantastic,' wine connoisseur Noel Ermitano said as a 45-year-old Palo Cortado
was poured for the second course.
It may be pushing it a bit to go for a crisp chilled manzanilla or fino sherry, but you're certainly in the right area with a richer AMONTILLADO or PALO CORTADO
Staying with M&S, and its Dry Old Palo Cortado
All cocktails are $12, except for coffee-based concoctions like Easy Like Sunday Morning ($8), with Palo Cortado
sherry, Fernet Branca and demerara.