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Fonseca Moscatel de Setubal 2012 Wine Review

Fonseca Moscatel de Setubal 2012

Fonseca Moscatel de Setubal 2012

Setubal D.O.P., Portugal

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $16.95

Drink: 2020-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 17.5%

Sweetness: Sweet

Wine Type: Dessert Wine

Winery: Fonseca

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

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Reviews and Ratings

Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Lovely and the perfect end to a meal. Aromas of dried apricot and raisin, along with macadamia nut, honey, caramel, and warm spice. Full bodied on the palate with a luscious sweetness balanced with great acidity. Fruit notes are rich and ripe, with a caramel honey note on the finish. Enjoy with rich cheese and nuts drizzled with honey.
Daniel O'Keefe rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Big bouquet boasting orange blossom, vanilla, citrus, lemon, and key lime aromatics. Then comes in a little caramel and toffee. Rich and thick on the palate, clearly sweet, but with ample alcohol and acidity to keep the sugar in check. A touch of warmth on the finish amongst the dried fruit and honey finish. Enjoy with biscotti, and do not be afraid to dip. It's like Oreos and milk for adults!
Jose Maria Fonseca 2012 Moscatel de Setubal is rich, softly spiced dessert wine with citrus, dried fruit, and cold tea flavours on the palate. pair with blue-veined creamy cheeses. - Community Wine Reviews

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