NV Fonseca Terra Prima

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Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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NV Fonseca Terra Prima

Post by AHB » 15:48 Sun 08 Jun 2014

Deep purple and with a narrow transparent rim; opaque centre. Very little on the nose, just some vague bruised fruit. Smooth in texture on the palate, with some bramble fruit and very gentle tannins. A very soft port for current drinking. 83/100. Drunk 03-Jun-14.
Top Ports in 2018 (so far): Niepoort VV (1960's Bottling), Quinta do Noval Nacional 1994 and San Leonardo Very Old White (Bottled 2018)
2017 Ports of the year: Fonseca 1927 and Quinta do Noval 1927

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