F. Lopes is a brand registered by Douro Wine Shippers and Growers Association, but it is not known if it was originally a port wine house, was the Buyer's own brand or a brand that belonged to Douro Wine Shippers and Growers Association. Douro Wine Shippers and Growers mostly shipped private-labelled Port for their European clients, and in many cases used the Buyer's own brand (BOB).
|F. Lopes Vintages:||1970, 1977, 1978|
|Colour||Nice mature yellow in colour.||Number of tastings||1|
|Bouquet||Fragrant bouquet of candy, cream candy, flowers, cinnamon, sweet liquorice ginger and cardamom in the nose.||Score range||17.00 - 17.00|
|Taste||Medium body. Mature and on top. Will not be better! Balanced but still with some very soft and delicate tannin. Complex and lovely with taste of spiciness and sweetmeats. The finish is long and very attractive. An astonishing port indeed!||Average score|
|Last tasted||26th May 2018||Point this date||17.00|
|Comment||At home with the family.||Tasters||SAI, JB, SS|