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Fonseca Vintage Port 2006

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Fonseca Vintage Port displays a medium to dark garnet color as well as stunning aromatics. Expressive scents of violets, roses, earth, warm cherries, mint, and walnuts burst from the glass

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Port house is the inherited tradition of winemaking skill and knowledge more evident than at Fonseca Guimaraens, where the wines have been made by the same family since its foundation in 1822. The Fonseca Guimaraens house style is one of richness and warmth, with a lush fruit intensity and a structure of both dimension and finesse. More voluptuous than massive, Fonseca Ports are coveted for their sumptuous yet refined body and great longevity.

External Reviews for Fonseca Vintage Port

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Vintage: 2005 09/23/2011

"This luxuriant


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Vintage: 2005 01/29/2009

Wild aromas, with flowers, blackberries and passion fruit. Full-bodied, massive on the palate. Medium-sweet. The finish goes on for minutes. A mega young Port. Fonseca.


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Vintage: 1991 02/01/2010

A Port wine from Douro in Portugal. 1991 Fonseca Vintage Port 750ml


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Vintage: 1985 09/22/2010

...looks to be one of the top successes of the vintage, yet I believe both the superb 1983 and the otherworldly 1977 are far superior. Dense ruby/purple with the Oriental spice-box aroma, the 1985 is an expansive, sweet, broadly flavored wine with ou... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Port wine from Douro in Portugal. 1985 Fonseca Vintage Port 750ml


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Vintage: 1948 05/02/2009

Web Only 1989 - This is astonishingly youthful; it could almost pass as a barrel sample on the palate. The perfect Port? Deep ruby with a slight garnet edge, rich aromas of violets and fruit, extremely full-bodied, with plenty of violet and fruit fla... Wine Spectator. A Port wine from Douro in Portugal. 1948 Fonseca Vintage Port 750ml


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Vintage: 1948 04/17/2009

A Port wine from Douro in Portugal. 1948 Fonseca Vintage Port 750ml



Fonseca Vintage Port displays a medium to dark garnet color as well as stunning aromatics. Expressive scents of violets, roses, earth, warm cherries, mint, and walnuts burst from the glass

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