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Quinta do Tedo

Quinta do Tedo

Owner Vincent Bouchard and Kay Steffey Bouchard
Vintage Port Brands Quinta do Tedo, Savedra

This quinta dates back to the end of the 17th century and belonged to several families in the region until the married couple Vincent Bouchard and Kay Steffey Bouchard bought it in 1992. They are making a vintage port from old part of the vineyard named Savedra.

Quinta do Tedo Vintages:1995, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019
Savedra Vintages:2000, 2003, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

Vintage Port tasting notes:

HouseQuinta do TedoVintage1997
ColourGarnet in colour with a mature yellow rim.Number of tastings2
BouquetLovely nose with dark cherry, ginger, cinnamon, chocolate and fudge in the noseScore range16.25 - 16.50
TasteMedium body. Sweet and balanced with quite a lot of tannins still present. Fudge and mature fruit in the taste. Complex and lovely port with a long finish. Will improve further.Average score
Last tasted26th November 2021Point this date16.50
CommentTasted at the Port Wine Festival in Leverkusen, Germany.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do TedoVintage1999
ColourBeautiful, quite mature yellow in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCacao, chocolate, pale mature berry and old grocery shop in the nose.Score range16.40 - 16.40
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking but still with some soft, delicate tannin and maybe still develop a little. Balanced and quite elegant and tasty with cacao and old grocery shop. Very attractive to drink with a long and nice finish.Average score
Last tasted20th June 2018Point this date16.40
CommentTasted at Quinta do Tedo’s lodge in Douro Valley, Portugal.
TastersSAI, SS
HouseQuinta do TedoVintage2000
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCoffee and sour fruit in the noseScore range15.90 - 15.90
TasteMedium body. Quite mature with some round tannins left but will not be better. Balanced with coffee and maybe some herbs and not quite mature fruit in taste with a rather long finish. Very easy to drink but modern type of port.Average score
Last tasted16th September 2021Point this date15.90
CommentTasted at the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do TedoVintage2003
ColourDark blue in colour.Number of tastings3
BouquetBlack current, mulberry and blackberry in the nose.Score range15.25 - 15.50
TasteMedium body. Rather mature with still some soft tannins. Blackberry, mulberry and blackthorn in taste. Balanced and a nice and rather complex finish. Quite good.Average score15.38
Last tasted9th September 2014Point this date15.50
CommentIn Quinta do Tedo’s lodge at the trip to Oporto – Douro in Portugal with the Port Wine Club est. 1981 in Copenhagen.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do TedoVintage2004
ColourStill quite dark blue in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetMulberry, Dark cherry and dark berry in the nose.Score range15.75 - 15.75
TasteMedium body. Still soft tannin but balance and quite attractive with mulberry and dark berry in taste. Elegant and a nice finish. Quite agreeable!Average score
Last tasted13th February 2016Point this date15.75
CommentAt home with the family
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do TedoVintage2005
ColourBlack in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetVery juicy and dark berry in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Immature but soft tannins. Fruity in flavour and a nice finish.
Last tasted11th November 2007Rating this dateGood
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do TedoVintage2011
ColourAlmost black in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetDark berry and fruit in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Soft tannin and easy to drink and enjoy. Modern style of port with much fruit in taste. Nice finish
Last tasted3rd November 2014Rating this dateVery Good/ Good
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do TedoVintage2013
ColourDark blue in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetMulberry, blackberry, dark berry and fruit in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Tannin but well integrated. Sweet and easy to drink. Modern port style. Balanced and enjoyable with a nice finish.
Last tasted7th November 2016Rating this dateVery Good/ Impressive
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do TedoVintage2015
ColourDark blue, almost black in colour.Number of tastings0
BouquetStill juicy but with blackberry and mulberry in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Loaded with fruit and dark berry and lots of tannin of course but drinkable and balanced. Very promising and with a long tannic finish.
Last tasted6th November 2017Rating this dateVery Good/ Impressive
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do TedoVintage2017
ColourDark ruby in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetDark berry such as dark cherry and mulberry, chocolate and spicyness.
TasteMedium body. Modern port in style and easy to drink and like but of course balanced. Very tasty with dark berries and liquorice in the taste. Quite complex finish.
Last tasted26th November 2021Rating this dateImpressive
CommentTasted at the Port Wine Festival in Leverkusen, Germany.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do TedoVintage2019
ColourDark ruby, almost black in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetDark berry such as dark cherry and mulberry, and spicy.
TasteMedium body and medium sweet. A lot of tannins but balanced. Dark berries and some spiciness. Very tasty with a long and complex finish.
Last tasted26th November 2021Rating this dateVery Impressive
CommentTasted at the Port Wine Festival in Leverkusen, Germany.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersJB

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