Fonseca's first ever vintage port release was the 1840, although the company itself was founded in 1815. Since then, the estate - from its three estates of Cruzeiro, Panascal and Santo António - has been responsible for some of the greatest ports made.
Case of 12 Bottles
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duty paid price: £590.05
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Case of 6 Bottles
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Very, very deep ruby purple Very spicy nose; really peppery. Crunchy damsons Firm and meaty. Really backward and powerfully structured and very, very finely balanced. Really rich and concentrated and spicy. Very intense and full of grip. Very, very long. Medium acidity. Full and very fine On day 2: composed and balanced. It just does its thing calmly and rather brilliantly. Loaded with really ripe, but grippy tannins. Bowes Wine original note
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