Fonseca Vintage 2000

Fonseca Porto (Port)

RP96WS94

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Fonseca Porto is the maker of this Fonseca Vintage 2000 (£199.89), a fortified wine from Port with a blend based on tinta çao, tinta roriz, touriga nacional, touriga francesa, tinta barroca, tinta amarela and tempranillo of 2000 and has an alcoholic strength of 20.5%. 4 of 5 points is the average score of this fortified according to Uvinum users and with the following scores: robert parker: 96 and wine spectator: 94.
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Do you know where the famous port wine Fonseca Vintage 2000 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.

The best way to enjoy the Fonseca Vintage 2000 to desserts! You're gonna love this port.

Technical sheet · Fonseca Vintage

Type Of Wine: fortified wine
Vintage: 2000 Other vintages
Appellation:Port (Porto and Douro,Portugal)
Winery: Fonseca Porto
Volume: 75 cl Other volumes
Score: RP96WS94
Grapes: Tempranillo, Tinta Amarela, Tinta Barroca, Touriga Francesa, Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Çao
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 20.5%

Description · Fonseca Porto

Fonseca Vintage 2000 (Tempranillo, Tinta Amarela, Tinta Barroca, Touriga Francesa, Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz and Tinta Çao)

TASTING NOTES:
- View: Fonseca Vintage 2000 shows a dense ruby ​​purple colour,
- Nose: an exotic perfume, lush black fruit, flowers, incense and licorice
- Mouth: The flavours are concentrated and opulent. Intense black fruit jam and spices evolve and become complex
DEGREE OF ALCOHOL: 20.5%
CELLAR: Fonseca
GRAPES: Cencibel, Touriga Francesa, Touriga Nacional

Fonseca Porto

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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Posted on at 17.14

4/5

Fonseca Porto Porto Vintage 2000

Purple ink dress
Full nose, with an impressive depth, with a lot of background and this richness of sap which distinguishes the great wines of Fonseca
Rich aromas of blackcurrant and plum with spicy and floral notes
Velvety, ample and chewy on ripe, firm tannins that support a long fruity finish.
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Posted on at 09.27

4/5

TASTING NOTES OF Fonseca Vintage 70cl 2000:
- View: intense red color
- Nose: aromas of nuts, ripe fruit, vanilla
- Mouth: generous, sweet

APPELLATION: Porto (Portugal)
GRAPES: Touriga Nacional,...
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Posted on at 05.12

3/5

Fonseca Vintage 2000 is among my favourites

Posted on at 15.50

3/5

I thought I had a dull color. Compared with other Porto was rough.
Not recommend taking this generous of Fonseca with meat.
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Posted on at 12.22

4/5

TASTING NOTES:
Inky purple colour. Complete nose, with impressive depth and background, displaying the concentrated and opulent fruitiness which is the hallmark of the Fonseca style. Rich...
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Posted on at 13.07

4/5

Only in exceptional years the Fonseca declares a Classic Vintage Port. Only the most fine wines selected by its great potential of intensity, depth and aging are bottled and labeled as Vintage. It...
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Posted on at 16.30

4/5

Deep color purple / black. Intense aromas and deep, concentrated fruit and opulent displaying, in typical style of the wines Fonseca. Rich aromas of black currant and plum, topped with floral notes...
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Lauren Scott
Lauren Scott

4/5

You can find it online on Uvinum.
It has a dense colour. Balanced in the mouth.
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Andrea Sanders
Andrea Sanders

4/5

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The Fonseca 2008 young wine I have found it on sale online.
It had a deep colour at first sight. Drinkable.
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Peter Samuels
Peter Samuels

4/5

TASTING NOTES OF Fonseca Vintage 70cl 2007:
- View: intense red color
- Nose: aromas of nuts, ripe fruit, vanilla
- Mouth: generous, sweet

APPELLATION: Porto (Portugal)
GRAPES: Touriga Nacional,...
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Reviews about Fonseca Vintage 2003

Sarah Carter
Sarah Carter

4/5

TASTING NOTES OF Fonseca Vintage 70cl 2003:
- View: intense red color
- Nose: aromas of nuts, ripe fruit, vanilla
- Mouth: generous, sweet

APPELLATION: Porto (Portugal)
GRAPES: Touriga Nacional,...
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Reviews about Fonseca Vintage 1997

Glenn Hall
Glenn Hall

4/5

Fonseca Vintage 70cl 1997
TASTING NOTES OF Fonseca Vintage 70cl 1997:
- View: intense red color
- Nose: aromas of nuts, ripe fruit, vanilla
- Mouth: generous, sweet

APPELLATION: Porto (Portugal)
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