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Est. 2011

Quinta do Rio

Owner Graham family

Belonging to Churchill.

Quinta do Rio was bought by Churchill Graham in 2000.

Quinta do Rio Vintages:2001, 2002

Vintage Port tasting notes:

HouseQuinta do Rio
Churchill
Vintage2001
ColourStill quite ruby in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetDark berry such as mulberry and blackberry but also cacao, some chocolate and spiciness in the nose.Score range16.25 - 16.25
TasteMedium body. Rather mature but still with some fruit and tannins and will be better. Balanced and lots of taste with dark berries, cacao and some spiciness in the mouth. A quite complex port with a long and promising finish.Average score
Last tasted9th December 2019Point this date16.25
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do Rio
Churchill
Vintage2002
ColourYellow, mature quite attractive in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCandy, some toffee, burned sugar and butterscotch in the nose.Score range15.50 - 15.50
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. And will probably not be much better. Balanced and quite elegant with candy and butterscotch in taste and with a quite complex and lovely finish.Average score
Last tasted21st April 2021Point this date15.50
CommentTasted at home in Second International Online Vintage Tasting with our German Port Friends from World of Port.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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2nd May
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1st May
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25th April
Caves de Murca 2007
21st April
Bioma Vinha Velha
Niepoort 2009
Butler-Nephew 1982
Fonseca-Guimaraens 1988
Gould Campbell 1980
Pocas Jr 2007
Quinta de Agua Alta
Churchill 1983
Quinta do Rio
Churchill 2002
Vale da Mina 2003
Quinta do Vesuvio 2007
Reccua 2003
van Zellers 1985

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