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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Fonseca

Region:

Port

Appellation:

Douro

Grape Type:

Touriga Nacional

Fonseca, Vintage Port, 2017

6x75cl £320.00

10 cases

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6x75cl £320.00

10 cases

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Tasting Note:

A touch more spirited on the nose with notes of warm, sun-dried strawberries and plummy fruit, leading in to damson and black cherry. Heavier set and without the suave, completeness of the Taylors perhaps, it is imbued with a darker, more hedonistic and spicy feel, with taut sinewy tannins and plenty of stuffing. Notes of balsamic and exuberant inky fruit complete the wine, making this a classic full bodied Fonseca with a long life ahead of it.

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