Est. 2011


Roseira & Ricou Lda

Founded 1995
Owner Roseira & Ricou
Vintage Port Brands Torga

The company was founded in 1995 by José Alexandre Roseira and Emanuel Ricou. This is maybe the smallest vineyard to produce vintage port in Douro and made exclusively from Quinta de Fojo.

Torga Vintages:1995, 1996, 1997, 2000

Vintage Port tasting notes:

ColourDark blue in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetDark berry and fruit in the nose.Score range
TasteMedium body. Immature but quite drinkable. Easy to like. Fruity flavour. Still a way to go but no long runner. Nice finish.Average score
Last tasted20th September 2002Point this date14.75
CommentThe Danish Port Wine Club est. 1981 tasting in Copenhagen.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourDark blue almost black in colour.Number of tastings3
BouquetFruit and dark berry in the nose.Score range14.50 - 14.75
TasteMedium body. Immature and still some tannin. Dark berry in taste. Taste a bit odd and the finish maybe not quite acceptable but easy to swallow.Average score14.58
Last tasted23rd October 2013Point this date14.50
CommentThe Danish Port Wine Club est. 1981 tasting in Copenhagen.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourBlack in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetJuicy, fruity and dark berry in the nose.
TasteMedium body Immature and lots of tannin. Very fruity in flavour. Quite hard to swallow. Quite promising and good finish.
Last tasted22nd October 2002Rating this dateVery Good
CommentThe Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen.

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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