Fonseca

Fonseca

Fonseca

Fonseca, the highly regarded Port house, renowned for its acclaimed vintage ports and producer of a wide range of Port wines, was founded in 1815, by the Fonseca and Monteiro families before being sold to the Guimaraens family in the latter part of the 19th century. Taking grapes from three quintas in the Douro Valley region of Portugal, Fonseca is best known for the quality of its vintage Ports, which exude black fruits, spice and excellent structure. Despite ownership being held by the Taylor`s Port company since 1949, Fonseca continues to operate independently.

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  1. Rich, complex fortified Suitable for Vegan,Suitable for Vegetarian
    In certain years when there is no classic Fonseca Vintage Port, a Guimaraens `Single Quinta` Vintage Port may be made instead. Guimaraens Vintage Ports are made with wines that are suppler and early maturing (as opposed to the true Vintage releases that are bigger, more long lasting Port), and offer great value whilst demonstrat... Read more

    Standard Bottle (1 x 75cl)

    £33.20
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    Case (6 x 75cl)

    £199.20
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  2. Rich, complex fortified Suitable for Vegan,Suitable for Vegetarian
    Opaque purple-black at the centre with a very thin, purple edge. A classic Fonseca nose redolent of heady, woodland fruit, powerful but also very fine and complex. The dense blackberry and blackcurrant aromas form the backdrop for a display of fresh, minty, balsamic scents and resiny notes of gumcistus and wild herbs. Discreet h... Read more

    Standard Bottle (1 x 75cl)

    £52.58
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    Case (6 x 75cl)

    £286.80

    £47.80 per bottle (£28.68 Saved)

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  3. Rich, complex fortified Suitable for Vegan,Suitable for Vegetarian
    The 2018 Guimaraens Vintage Port...has a rich and opulent bouquet with black cherries, stewed figs and dates. The palate is sweet and fleshy on the entry with black fruit, tar, desiccated orange peel, Xmas cake and juniper berries. I admire the harmony of this Vintage Port. The firm structure only becomes apparent towards the fi... Read more

    Case (6 x 75cl)

    £151.00
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  4. Rich, complex fortified Suitable for Vegan,Suitable for Vegetarian
    The 2018 Guimaraens Vintage Port...has a rich and opulent bouquet with black cherries, stewed figs and dates. The palate is sweet and fleshy on the entry with black fruit, tar, desiccated orange peel, Xmas cake and juniper berries. I admire the harmony of this Vintage Port. The firm structure only becomes apparent towards the fi... Read more

    Case (6 x 75cl)

    £207.60
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    Only 9 Available
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  5. Rich, complex fortified Suitable for Vegan,Suitable for Vegetarian
    Opaque purple-black at the centre with a very thin, purple edge. A classic Fonseca nose redolent of heady, woodland fruit, powerful but also very fine and complex. The dense blackberry and blackcurrant aromas form the backdrop for a display of fresh, minty, balsamic scents and resiny notes of gumcistus and wild herbs. Discreet h... Read more

    Case (6 x 75cl)

    £210.00
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  6. Rich, complex fortified
    Lots of ripe fruit here with raisins and wet earth that turn to violets and hot stones. Full-bodied, tannic and powerful with fantastic grip and intensity. Grabs you. Impressive. Drink in 2025. 98 points. James Suckling, jamessuckling.com, May 2018... Read more

    Case (6 x 75cl)

    £327.00
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  7. Rich, complex fortified
    Lots of ripe fruit here with raisins and wet earth that turn to violets and hot stones. Full-bodied, tannic and powerful with fantastic grip and intensity. Grabs you. Impressive. Drink in 2025. 98 points. James Suckling, jamessuckling.com, May 2018... Read more

    Case (6 x 75cl)

    £423.60
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