Est. 2011

Quinta dos Corvos

Owner Jaime Acacio Queiroz Cardoso

Recorded on the first wine “de Feitoria” zoning (1756 by Marquês de Pombal). It was aquired in 1989 by Jaime Acácio Queiroz Cardoso who also owns Quinta do Estanho, Quinta dos Corvos is located in Sabrosa, on the right bank of the Pinhão river.

Quinta dos Corvos Vintages:1996, 1997, 2000, 2008, 2014

Vintage Port tasting notes:

HouseQuinta dos CorvosVintage1996
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetBitter chocolate, dark berry, blue mature plums and some spiciness in the nose.Score range16.00 - 16.00
TasteMedium body. Rather mature but will probably be better. Balanced and rather elegant with dark berry and very mature plums in taste. The finish is quite nice and it is easy to enjoy the port.Average score
Last tasted18th June 2018Point this date16.00
CommentAt Quinta dos Corvos’s lodge in Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta dos CorvosVintage1997
ColourVery yellow almost tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetMature bouquet with cream candy, crème caramel, candy, coffee, raisin, dark chocolate, some coffee and some oak in the nose.Score range16.40 - 16.40
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Balanced and quite elegant with still some very soft tannin Easy to drink with a taste of cream candy, candy, cacao, chocolate and raisin and an elegant finish.Average score
Last tasted22nd June 2018Point this date16.40
CommentAt our apartment in the Douro Valley, Portugal.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta dos CorvosVintage2000
ColourStill quite dark but yellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetDark fruit, dark berry such as mulberry and blackberry and mature plums in the nose.Score range16.25 - 16.25
TasteMedium body. Still a lot of tannin and will be better. Balanced and sweet. Dark berry and mature plums in taste but with a rather shot but nice finish. Easy to drink indeed.Average score
Last tasted19th June 2018Point this date16.25
CommentAt Quinta dos Corvos’s lodge in Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

Last tasted:

9th November
Douro Wine Shippers and Growers Association 1980
Três Arcos
Messias 1980
8th November
Fonseca-Guimaraens 1998
4th November
Alves de Sousa 2017
Barros 2016
Blackett 2013
Blackett 2017
Boeira 2016
Borges & Irmao 2015
Bulas Special Edition 2017
Burmester 2017
Butler-Nephew 2017
Calem 2016
Churchill 2017
Conceito 2016
C. da Silva 2004
DR 2001
DR 2002
Gould Campbell 1980
Graham - Malvedos 2015
Kopke 2017
Lacrau 2015
Martha’s 2017
Maynard 2016
Maynard (organic) 2016
Messias 2011
Messias 2017
Niepoort 2015
Noble & Murat 2016
Noble & Murat 2017
Palmer 2015
Quinta do Cachao
Messias 1983
Quinta da Cavadinha
Warre 2004
Quinta da Cavadinha
Warre 2006
Quinta de Ervamoira
Ramos Pinto 2005
Quinta do Infantado 1997
Quinta do Infantado 2003
Quinta das Lamelas 2016
Quinta dos Mattos 2017
Pacheca 2012
Pacheca 2016
Pacheca 2017
Quinta do Retiro Novo
Wiese & Krohn 2007
Quinta da Romaneira 2003
Quinta da Romaneira 2007
Quinta da Romaneira 2015
Quinta da Romaneira 2017
Casa de Santa Barbara
Pocas 2015
Quinta de Santa Eufemia 2014
Quinta de Santa Eufemia 2017
Quinta do Sexio
Sandeman 2013
Quinta da Sequeira 2017
Quinta Sao Luiz
Kopke 2006
Quinta da Soalheira
Borges 2017
Quinta das Tecedeiras 2014
Quinta das Tecedeiras 2016
Real Velha 2005
Reccua 2015
Sandeman 2000
San Leonardo 2017
Smith Woodhouse 1985
Quinta do Vau
Sandeman 1988
Sandeman 1997
Vieira de Sousa 2017
Vista Alegre 1999
Vista Alegre 2017
Warre 1985
Warre 2000
Warre 2017
Wiese & Krohn 2007
Wiese & Krohn 2016
Wiese & Krohn 2017


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