2000 Fonseca Vintage

Fonseca Porto (Port)

RP96WS94

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The 2000 Fonseca Vintage ($308.40) is a fortified wine made by Fonseca Porto from Port produced with tinta çao, tinta roriz, touriga nacional, touriga francesa, tinta barroca, tinta amarela and tempranillo from the 2000 vintage and shows an alcoholic strength of 20.5%. 4 of 5 points is the average score of this fortified according to Uvinum users while renowned wine guides give the following ratings: robert parker: 96 and wine spectator: 94.
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Do you know where the famous port wine Fonseca Vintage 2000 is produced? In the Upper Douro Valley, one of the most beautiful wine-growing regions in the world. The character of the port wine comes from a combination of soil, grape variety and climate. The vines are planted in stony slate soils, which give the wine a very special taste, on steep slopes overlooking the river Douro.

The best way to enjoy the Fonseca Vintage 2000 to desserts! You're gonna love this port.

Technical sheet · Fonseca Vintage

Type Of Wine: fortified wine
Vintage: 2000 Other vintages
Appellation:Port (Porto & Douro,Portugal)
Winery: Fonseca Porto
Volume: 75 cl Other volumes
Score: RP96WS94
Grapes: Tempranillo, Tinta Amarela, Tinta Barroca, Touriga Francesa, Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Çao
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 20.5%

Description · Fonseca Porto

2000 Fonseca Vintage (Tempranillo, Tinta Amarela, Tinta Barroca, Touriga Francesa, Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz and Tinta Çao)

TASTING NOTES:
- View: 2000 Fonseca Vintage shows a dense ruby ​​purple color,
- Nose: an exotic perfume, lush black fruit, flowers, incense and licorice
- Palate: The flavors are concentrated and opulent. Intense black fruit jam and spices evolve and become complex
DEGREE OF ALCOHOL: 20.5%
WINERY: Fonseca
GRAPES: Cencibel, Touriga Francesa, Touriga Nacional

Fonseca Porto

Fonseca Guimaraens, often simply called Fonseca, is one of the largest Port wine houses in Portugal. Manoel Pedro Gonçalves Guimaraens and his brother João Gonçalves Salgueiro, established the company in 1822 when they acquired control of the Fonseca and Monteiro Company from the Fonseca Family...

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Highlighted review about 2000 Fonseca Vintage

Posted on at 17.14

4/5

Fonseca Porto Porto Vintage 2000

Purple ink dress
Full nose, with an impressive depth, with a lot of background and this richness of sap which distinguishes the great wines of Fonseca
Rich aromas of blackcurrant and plum with spicy and floral notes
Velvety, ample and chewy on ripe, firm tannins that support a long fruity finish.
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Posted on at 09.27

4/5

Fonseca Vintage 2000

TASTING NOTES OF 2000 Fonseca Vintage 70cl:
- View: intense red color
- Nose: aromas of nuts, ripe fruit, vanilla
- Mouth: generous, sweet

APPELLATION: Porto (Portugal)
GRAPES: Touriga Nacional,...
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Posted on at 15.50

3/5

Fonseca Vintage 2000

I thought I had a dull color. Compared with other Porto was rough.
Not recommend taking this generous of Fonseca with meat.
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Posted on at 12.22

4/5

Fonseca Vintage 2000

TASTING NOTES:
Inky purple colour. Complete nose, with impressive depth and background, displaying the concentrated and opulent fruitiness which is the hallmark of the Fonseca style. Rich...
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Posted on at 13.07

4/5

Fonseca Vintage 2000

Only in exceptional years the Fonseca declares a Classic Vintage Port. Only the most fine wines selected by its great potential of intensity, depth and aging are bottled and labeled as Vintage. It...
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Posted on at 16.30

4/5

Fonseca Vintage 2000

Deep color purple / black. Intense aromas and deep, concentrated fruit and opulent displaying, in typical style of the wines Fonseca. Rich aromas of black currant and plum, topped with floral notes...
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Reviews about Fonseca Vintage 2016

Elisabeth Wilshire
Elisabeth Wilshire

4/5

It has an appropriate bitter end.
It is important to open it before consuming.
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Reviews about Fonseca Vintage 2008

Charles Walcott
Charles Walcott

4/5

Fonseca 2008
It has a very nice colour. It tasted ok.
We paired it with a wide range of tapas.
We tested it in a dinner Party.
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Reviews about Fonseca Vintage 2007

Albert Green
Albert Green

4/5

TASTING NOTES OF 2007 Fonseca Vintage 70cl:
- View: intense red color
- Nose: aromas of nuts, ripe fruit, vanilla
- Mouth: generous, sweet

APPELLATION: Porto (Portugal)
GRAPES: Touriga Nacional,...
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Reviews about Fonseca Vintage 2003

Gloria Kent
Gloria Kent

4/5

TASTING NOTES OF 2003 Fonseca Vintage 70cl:
- View: intense red color
- Nose: aromas of nuts, ripe fruit, vanilla
- Mouth: generous, sweet

APPELLATION: Porto (Portugal)
GRAPES: Touriga Nacional,...
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Reviews about Fonseca Vintage 1997

Leilany Henderson
Leilany Henderson

4/5

Fonseca Vintage 70cl 1997
TASTING NOTES OF 1997 Fonseca Vintage 70cl:
- View: intense red color
- Nose: aromas of nuts, ripe fruit, vanilla
- Mouth: generous, sweet

APPELLATION: Porto (Portugal)
GRAPES: Touriga Nacional,...
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