Fonseca Vintage Porto 2016 | 750 ml.
Item #: 48237
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Dense purple with a narrow purple rim. The nose opens with pure black fruit, a fusion of black cherry, cassis and blackberry jam aromas, with notes of mint, violets and undertones of tropical fruit. Purity and refinement with subtle, complex fruit character, as well as an attractive minerality. The palate is supported by a vibrant acidity and taut, wiry tannins that provide structure, texture and volume. The berry flavors carry into the long finish. A perfectly balanced Vintage Port.
Portugal is most famous (and justifiably so) for its Port wines, fortified wines that are typically sweet and often served with dessert. Port wines come in many styles such as Tawny, Late Bottled Vintage, etc, and are classified by how they were produced.
Besides Port, however, Portugal is also one of the fastest-rising wine countries in the world (as far as quality and production) when it comes to table wines. You'll find some unbelievable values in Portuguese table wines, with grapes like Touriga Nacional at the forefront.
|Alternate Name||Fonseca Vintage Porto|
|Product Location - Location-Appellation||Porto|
|Package Size||750 ml.|
|Proof/Alcohol by Volume||20.5%|
|Bottles per Case||12|
|Spirit/Port Style||Vintage Port|
|Primary Grape||Touriga Nacional|
|Dollar Sale (Y/N)||No|