Est. 2011

Quinta de Marrocos

Owner César Augusto Correia de Sequeira
Vineyards Quinta de Marrocos, Quinta de Vale de Sapos

Early last century, the great-grandfather of the present owner César Augusto Correia de Sequeira acquired the Quinta de Marrocos. Qúinta de Marrocos was a former Convent of Franciscan Friars. In 1979 César Sequeira become the owner of the quinta. In the 90's the family rebuilt the house of Marrocos and began the agro-tourism activity. At the quinta, red and white wine is made in addion to tawny an ruby port. In the year of 2000 they made their first vintage port.

Quinta de Marrocos Vintages:2000, 2004

Vintage Port tasting notes:

HouseQuinta de MarrocosVintage2004
ColourMature ruby in colour with a yellow rim.Number of tastings2
BouquetDried fruit with figs, green herbs and a bit of pharmacy.Score range
TasteMedium body, very mature with dried fruit, a bit green notes and with a medium long finish.Average score
Last tasted20th July 2018Point this date15.40
CommentAt home with the family
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta de MarrocosVintage2011
ColourVery dark ruby in colourNumber of tastings1
BouquetDark berries, such as mulberry, cherry, blueberry and mature fruit in the nose.Score range15.25 - 15.25
TasteMedium body. Still quite immature with lovely and round tannins. Will improve a lot. Balanced and quite tasty but still dominated of dark berries and mature fruit. Quite exciting and promising port.Average score
Last tasted5th March 2022Point this date15.25
CommentTasted at the Port Wine Fair in Roskilde.
TastersSAI, JB
HouseQuinta de MarrocosVintage2018
ColourAlmost black in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetDark berries such as mulberry, black berry, blue berry and loaded with fruit in the nose
TasteMedium body. Lots of round and elegant tannins and will be much better. Balanced and lots of taste, dominated of dark berries such as mulberry, black berry and blue berry. Balanced and elegant. Very easy to drink and enjoy and with a quite elegant and tannic finish.
Last tasted15th December 2021Rating this dateVery Good
CommentTasted at home with the family

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

Last tasted:

27th March
Douro Wine Shippers and Growers Association 1982
Rei Manuel
Real Comp. Velha 1982
13th March
Rocha 1997
Sao Pedro das Aguias 2008
5th March
Blackett 2013
Boeira 2018
Burmester 2017
Butler-Nephew 2003
Butler-Nephew 2017
C. da Silva 2016
DR 2002
Quinta dos Malvedos
Graham 2010
Kopke 2017
Kranemann 2009
Kranemann 2018
Messias 2018
Noble & Murat 2016
Pocas Jr 2013
Portal 2007
Quarles Harris 1977
Quarles Harris 1980
Quevedo 2016
Quinta do Arnozelo
Burmester 2015
Quinta do Bomfim
Dow 2009
Quinta do Bomfim
Dow 2019
Quinta da Cavadinha
Warre 2019
Quinta da Devesa 2018
Quinta da Devesa 2019
Quinta do Javali 2017
Quinta de Marrocos 2011
Quinta dos Muros
Portal 2018
Quinta da Pacheca 2003
Pacheca 2017
Pacheca 2018
Quinta do Retiro Novo
Wiese & Krohn 2004
Quinta do Retiro Novo
Wiese & Krohn 2011
Quinta da Roeda
Croft 1995
Quinta de la Rosa 2018
Quinta de Santa Eufemia 2014
Quinta Seara d’Ordens 2005
Quinta Seara d’Ordens 2019
Quinta Senhora da Ribeira
Dow 2002
Quinta Senhora da Ribeira
Dow 2019
Quinta das Tecedeiras 2016
Quinta das Tecedeiras 2017
Quinta do Vale Meao 2014
Quinta do Vale Meao 2015
Quinta do Vale Meao 2016
Quinta do Vale Meao 2017
Quinta de Vargellas
Taylor 2005
Quinta do Vesuvio 2001
Rio Bom 2007
San Leonardo 2015
Taylor 2018
Vasques de Carvalho 2016
Viera de Sousa 2015
Warre 2000
Wiese & Krohn 2003
Wiese & Krohn 2005


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