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Fonseca Porto Vintage Port 2011 Wine Review

Fonseca Porto Vintage Port 2011

Fonseca Porto Vintage Port 2011

Douro, Portugal

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $130.00

Drink: 2015-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 20%

Sweetness: Sweet

Wine Type: Dessert Wine

Winery: Fonseca Porto

Agent: FWM Canada

Natalie's Score: 96/100

Divine dessert wine with classic lines of port: blackberry, cassis preserves and smoke. Needs cellar time but what a fantastic wine.

Divine Dessert Wine

This Fonseca Porto Vintage Port 2011 was reviewed on November 15, 2014 by Natalie MacLean

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Lynn van der Linde - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

Intense aromas of blueberries and figs carry through on the palate, with a smooth, jammy persistence. A fabulous pairing with blue vein cheeses or chocolate covered bacon!
Martha Kelly AIWS - CS rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

Full-bodied sweetness with intense flavours of blueberry, raspberry, caramel, and sea salt, with a black olive and spice complexity, this wine lingers on the palate while it refreshes.
Pair with pungent cheeses or double chocolate desserts.
Drink now or cellar until 2024 and beyond.
Date tasted: November 2014.
Douglas McMillan rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Sherry overtones, with caramel, figs, and smoke. The tannins are still grippy, but the acidity and sweetness make it perfectly drinkable. A beautiful Port for nuts and soft cheeses.
Astrid Young - Sommelier ISG CAPS rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Hints of black olives and leather up front. smokey and a bit tarry, but the underlying fruit is quite present in shades of black and blue. Some nuttyness on the back, black fruit lingers through the lengthy finish.

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