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Quinta do Fojo

Owner Borges de Sousa family

Since Churchill started, grapes have been bought from this quinta belonging to the late Jorge Borges de Sousa's family and they also made Single Quinta Vintage Port. Torga from Roseira & Ricou is made exclusively by grapes from Quinta do Fojo.

Quinta do Fojo Vintages:1984, 1986, 1989

Vintage Port tasting notes:

HouseQuinta da Fojo
Churchill
Vintage1984
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetFruit in the nose. Quite simple bouquet.Score range
TasteMedium body. Attractive ripe fruit flavour Slightly acidic and alcoholic. Not balanced and short finish. Hardly acceptable vintage port.Average score
Last tasted29th January 1998Point this date12.90
CommentAt the Danish Port Wine Club est. 1981 tasting in Copenhagen.
TastersSAI
HouseQuinta da Fojo
Churchill
Vintage1989
ColourDark blue in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCrème caramel and old grocery shop in the nose.Score range
TasteMedium body but quite tasty. A caramel touch in flavour. Quite interesting Good fruit in finish but will not be a long runner.Average score
Last tasted29th January 1998Point this date14.50
CommentAt the Danish Port Wine Club est. 1981 tasting in Copenhagen.
TastersSAI

Last tasted:

7th September
Dow 2007
Martinez 1960
6th September
Fonseca 2003
31st August
Quinta do Panascal
Fonseca-Guimaraens 1999
Quinta Seara d’Ordens 2000
25th August
Lidador
Joven 1978
23rd August
Tuke Holdsworth
Hunt, Roope & Co 1987
22nd August
Dom Joaquim
Comp. Uniao dos Vinhos do Porto e Madeira 1989
Graham 1975
Graham 1977
Graham 1980
Graham 1983
Graham 1985
Graham 1994

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