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Fladgate Collection Pack: Taylor's Quinta de Vargellas, Fonseca Guimaraens & Croft Quinta da Roeda 2008

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Product Information

Single Quinta Vintage Ports are made in exactly the same way as the iconic ‘declared’ Vintage Ports. In certain years when a Taylor’s, Fonseca and Croft Vintage is not declared, Single Quinta Vintage Ports may be made from the individual produce of the firm’s estates. Only very small quantities are made and only in very good years. Many experts believe that Fladgates Single Quinta Vintage Ports to be better than other companies’ declared years.

The names Taylors, Fonseca and Croft is more of an assurance than the year. Single Quinta Vintage Ports are generally earlier maturing than the Classic Vintage Ports and are ready to drink from ten years, but will go on developing for another twenty plus years.

Tasting Notes

Taylor's Vargellas Vintage Port 2008 - Opaque, purple black colour with a narrow violet rim, with a nose of dense blackcurrant and scents of violet and rose petals.


Fonseca Panascal Vintage Port 2008 - Impenetrable, inky black colour - dense blackcurrant and blackberry aromas, thick velvety and wonderfully well integrated tannins.


Croft Roêda Vintage Port 2008 - deep purple black colour, with abundance of rich plump fruit & the exotic notes of eucalyptus which are the hallmark of the Quinta da Roêda.

Categories

Port, Vintage Port, Gifts, Christening Gifts

Country of Origin

Portugal

Region

Douro Valley

ABV

N/A

Closure

Cork 

Decant

Yes

Gift Boxed

Yes