Est. 2011

Quinta de S. José

Founded 2005
Owner João Brito e Cunha
Vineyards Quinta de S. José

In 1999 João Brito e Cunha started restoring the old houses in the property located at the river side opposite to Quinta da Romaneira, not far from Pinhao. In 2005 João Brito e Cunha bought the surrounding vineyard and the trade mark of Quinta de S. Jose.

Quinta de S. José Vintages:2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017

Vintage Port tasting notes:

HouseQuinta de S. JoseVintage2016
ColourVery dark ruby in colourNumber of tastings1
BouquetMulberry, blackberry, dark cherry and loaded with fruit in the nose.
TasteMedium body with light, elegant tannins. Balanced and rather delicate port with lots of dark berry and fruit in taste and with a nice quite soft and interesting finish.
Last tasted30th November 2018Rating this dateVery Good
CommentAt the Port Wine Tasting in Leverkusen, Germany.

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

Last tasted:

24th October
Quinta Nova
Burmester 1996
22nd October
Pocas Jr 2007
17th October
Fonseca-Guimaraens 1988
16th October
Quinta da Gricha
Churchill 2006
9th October
Feist 1977
Fonseca 1977
Taylor 1977
8th October
Smith Woodhouse 2005
25th September
Quinta do Retiro Novo 2000
Wiese-Krohn 2005


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