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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Quinta do Vesuvio

Region:

Port

Appellation:

Douro

Grape Type:

Touriga Nacional

Quinta Do Vesuvio, Vintage Port, 2000

12x75cl £400.00

2 cases

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12x75cl £340.00

1 case

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Tasting Note:

Vesuvio are one of the few remaining vintage port producers who rely on the feet of enthusiastic ‘treaders’ to extract colour and flavour from their grapes. The stunning quality of this 2000 is proof of the effectiveness of this method, when done properly. It boasts a harmonious and multi-layered palate packed with ripe brooding fruit, bittersweet dark chocolate and spice flavours.

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The spectacular Douro valley is one of the world’s most breathtaking vineyard areas. The Douro’s origins are in Spain (known there as the ‘Duero’) from where it carves its way through Portugal before finally dispersing into the Atlantic Ocean at Oporto.The vine spreads like a rash over 165 ...

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