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1994 Fonseca - Vintage Port Port Blend - Portugal - Douro - Red

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Portugal - Douro

Red Port Blend
Producer Notes

Fonseca's wines have been created by family winemakers throughout the years, using traditional stone lagares to produce their top quality vintage port. Today's winemaking team is looking to employ new technologies such as piston paddle vats, known as "port-toes," to improve the quality of its non-vintage port wines. David Guimaraens, sixth generation Guimaraens, is the current winemaker... More »

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Comm: 2015-2022

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Source Jancis Robinson
Author Billy the Kid
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 90.01%
Tasted On 04/25/2013
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Author Karl L
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 100%
Tasted On 05/29/2012
Drink Dates 2020

It must be a 100, never had anything so rich, subtle and delicious.

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Author Anon
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Tasted On 04/24/2011
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Author iamawineguy
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Tasted On 10/16/2010

Beautiful, elegant and balanced port. As near to perfection as I have ever tasted!!

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Author cpcolliton
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 96.782%
Tasted On 04/04/2010
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Author Jess R
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Tasted On 09/14/2008

Drank at Yosemite

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Author Daniel B
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 99.286%
Tasted On 08/01/2005
Drink Dates 2010-2025+

Black as night with a full and alcoholic nose of cigar ash, candied plums, spices, and some raisins. Thick and rich with palate staining tannin. Tastes more hot than it has in the past. Lasts and lasts with a very attractive burnt marshmallow aftertaste.

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