|Type Of Wine:||fortified wine|
|Vintage:||2008 Other vintages|
|Appellation:||Douro (Porto and Douro, Portugal)|
|Grapes:||Tempranillo, Tinta Amarela, Tinta Barroca, Touriga Francesa, Touriga Nacional, Port, Tinta Çao|
Elaboration of Fonseca Lbv Unfiltered 2008
Fonseca Lbv Unfiltered 2008 (Tempranillo, Tinta Amarela, Tinta Barroca, Touriga Francesa, Touriga Nacional, Port and Tinta Çao)
TASTING NOTES OF Oporto Fonseca L.B.V. 2008:
- View: ruby red, dark, opaque.
- Nose: fruity aromas of ripe red fruit, ripe cherry, blackberry and black chocolate
- Mouth: elegant, ripe, round, full-bodied, velvety, black fruit, licorice, chocolate and a long finish.
GRAPES: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Cão, Tinta Barroca and Tinta Amarela
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 by purchase of the majority of Fonseca owned shares. A condition of the sale of Fonseca's shares was that the name Fonseca remain as the brand nameMore about the Winery
Reviews of Fonseca Lbv Unfiltered 2008
It seemed a bit tasteless.
I took it on a barbecue.
A fortified to drink with that special person.