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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, 2018, 2019, 2020

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.
Denmark.
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:

20th April
Rozes 2006
19th April
Graham 1991
13th April
Ramos Pinto 2004
10th April
Fonseca 1977
Fonseca 2017
Quinta de Vargellas
Taylor 2005
Taylor 1977
Taylor 1997
Taylor 2017
1st April
Graham’s Malvedos 1987

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