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F. Lopes

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

Vintage Port tasting notes:

HouseF. Lopes
Douro Wine Shippers and Association
Vintage1970
ColourNice mature yellow in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetFragrant bouquet of candy, cream candy, flowers, cinnamon, sweet liquorice ginger and cardamom in the nose.Score range17.00 - 17.00
TasteMedium 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 tasted26th May 2018Point this date17.00
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseF. Lopes
Douro Wine Shippers and Association
Vintage1977
ColourYellow, mature quite beautiful in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCream candy, herbs, ginger, toffee and a hint of coffee in the nose.Score range16.50 - 16.50
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Will not be better but is balanced an elegant today. Quite complex and tasty with candy, toffee, some herbs and ginger in the mouth. The finish is quite lovely and delicate. Drink up and just enjoy a nice and mature port.Average score
Last tasted28th March 2021Point this date16.50
CommentTasted at home with the family and our German Port Wine Friends from World of Port.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseF. Lopes
Douro Wine Shippers and Association
Vintage1978
ColourBeautiful, yellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCream candy, fudge, bright chocolate candy, herbs and vanilla in the nose.Score range16.75 - 16.75
TasteMedium body. Mature and absolutely on top. Balanced and very complex and elegant with crème caramel, cream candy chocolate and vanilla in taste and a long quite complex finish. Lovely port indeed.Average score
Last tasted28th July 2018Point this date16.75
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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