Fonseca Porto (Port)
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Do you know where the famous port wine Fonseca Vintage 1997 is produced? In the Upper Douro Valley, one of the most beautiful wine-growing regions in the world. The character of the port wine comes from a combination of soil, grape variety and climate. The vines are planted in stony slate soils, which give the wine a very special taste, on steep slopes overlooking the river Douro.
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Technical sheet · Fonseca Vintage
|Type Of Wine:||fortified wine|
|Vintage:||1997 Other vintages|
|Appellation:||Port (Porto and Douro,Portugal)|
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Description · Fonseca Porto
Fonseca Vintage 1997
TASTING NOTES OF Fonseca Vintage 70cl 1997:
- View: bright reddish orange.
- Nose: aromas of black fruit and violets drained.
- Mouth: dense, thick and touch, excellent depth of flavor and juicy sweetness convincing, ending with powerful tannins and excellent grip.
GRAPES: Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz and Touriga Franca.
PAIRING: blue cheese and desserts made with berries black or chocolate.
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 20%
Fonseca Guimaraens, often simply called Fonseca, is one of the largest Port wine houses in Portugal. Manoel Pedro Gonçalves Guimaraens and his brother João Gonçalves Salgueiro, established the company in 1822 when they acquired control of the Fonseca and Monteiro Company from the Fonseca Family...
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Highlighted review about Fonseca Vintage 1997
Posted on 21/09/15 at 12.22
An attractive, floral scented nose, elegant and complex raspberry and fresh berry aromas. A very elegant, smooth and complete wine. Hints of tobacco and cedar wood spice - enormous depth. Lovely rich fruit and big tannins. Long finish.
- Winemaker: David Guimaraens
More reviews about Fonseca Vintage 1997
Posted on 19/06/18 at 09.34
- View: dark ruby purple.
- Nose: an attractive, floral, elegant and complex with aromas of raspberry and fresh berry scented nose.
- Mouth: very elegant,...
Posted on 27/04/15 at 13.07
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