2017 Fonseca Port wine is stocked stored in our warehouse in Derbyshire, we deliver to all of the UK
All prices include the VAT and duty, a fine idea to invest on Port wine
The Wine Advocate scores 96-98, Drink Date 2030 - 2075
Tasting note. The 2017 Vintage Port, not quite bottled when seen but the final blend, is a field blend (with typical grapes like Touriga Nacional, Touriga Francesca, Tinto Cão, Tinta Roriz and Tinta Barroca) aged for approximately 20 months in used French oak. It comes in with 98 grams of residual sugar, a little drier on paper than its Taylor sibling this year. Sappy and sensational in flavor and fruit, this seemingly has moderate tannins around the edges on first taste, velvety texture and a long finish. Despite the first impression of moderation, there is plenty of power here. As it got some aeration, it showed nothing but power and closed down fairly hard. The combination of great fruit and fine structure makes this a potentially great Fonseca, but right now it is obviously immature and not showing everything it has. I'd recommend some patience here.
es, 2017 Fonseca Guimaraens Port, the Wine Advocate scores 93-95
Bottle size 75cl
Continues to improve for decades after bottling. The bottle should be kept lain down in a cool place, ideally at a temperature below 16ºC