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Bulas

M Bulas Cruz

Founded 1951
Owner Maria Gabriel and José Afonso Bulas Cruz
Vineyards Quinta da Costa de Baixo, Quinta Foz Ceira
Vintage Port Brands Bulas, FozCeira

The Bulas wines are made by the siblings Maria Gabriel and José Afonso Bulas Cruz. They own Quinta da Costa de Baixo which was purchased by their late father, José Bulas Cruz, in 1951.

Both their vineyards are included in Pombals landmarks from 1756.

Bulas Vintages:2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Bulas (Special Edition) Vintages:2017
Bulas Demarcação Vintages:2006
FozCeira Vintages:2006

Vintage Port tasting notes:

HouseBulasVintage2011
ColourStill almost black in colour.Number of tastings4
BouquetBlackberry, mulberry and black cherry in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Immature with lots of tannins. Blackberry in taste and loaded with fruit. Balanced. A long and attractive finish. Quite impressive and will be interesting to follow.
Last tasted2nd November 2015Rating this dateImpressive/ Very impressive
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseBulasVintage2012
ColourDark blue in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetLiquorice, sweetmeats and butterscotch in the nose.Score range15.50 - 15.50
TasteMedium body. Immature with lots of tannin but quite elegant and tasty. Very sweet. Liquorice and sweetmeats in taste. Balanced port with an attractive finish. Will be nice to follow.Average score
Last tasted3rd March 2018Point this date15.50
CommentAt the Port Wine Fair in Roskilde, Denmark.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseBulasVintage2013
ColourDark blue in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetDark berry, mulberry and blackberry in the nose
TasteMedium body. Immature and lots of tannin but balanced loaded with fruit and berry and quite sweet port with an quite attractive finish.
Last tasted6th November 2017Rating this dateVery Good/ Impressive
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseBulasVintage2015
ColourDark ruby almost black in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetMulberry, blackberry, fresh fruit and dark berry in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Immature with lots of tannin but completely balanced. Easy to enjoy today. Mulberry, blackberry and loaded with fruit in taste. A quite fat port with a very attractive finish.
Last tasted2nd March 2019Rating this dateVery Good/ Impressive
CommentTasted at the Port Wine Fair in Roskilde, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseBulasVintage2016
ColourDark ruby in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetMulberry, blackberry, mint and pepper in the nose.
TasteLovely body. Immature with quite soft, very delicate and balanced tannin. Easy to drink and appreciate. Loaded with fruit, mint and spiciness in taste with a complex and tasty finish. What will be?
Last tasted30th November 2018Rating this dateImpressive
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Leverkusen, Germany.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseBulasVintage2017
ColourDark ruby in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetDark berries such as dark cherry, mulberry and blackberry in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Balanced with lots of dark cherry blackberry and mulberry in taste. Easy to drink and enjoy already today with an elegant and quite complex finish. Will be exciting to follow.
Last tasted1st November 2021Rating this dateImpressive
CommentTasted at the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseBulas Special EditionVintage2017
ColourDark ruby in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetDark cherry, dark berry and dark fruit in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Soft tannins. Balanced and easy to drink and enjoy already today with dark berries and fruit in taste. The finish is quite elegant and rather long.
Last tasted29th February 2020Rating this dateVery Good
CommentTasted at the Port Wine Fair in Roskilde, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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