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Vale do Inferno

Quinta da Rosa Vinhos do Porto, Lda.

Belonging to Quinta de la Rosa.

Vale do Inferno is the oldest vineyard at Quinta de la Rosa. It was built by Sophia Bergqvist's great grandfather, Albert Feuerheerd, just before the First World War and is situated along the banks of the Douro, two kilometers from Pinhão.

In the Quinta de la Rosa 1999 vintage port, all the grapes came from the vineyard Vale do Inferno. This is the only time that Vale do Inferno has been released as a Single Quinta Vintage Port.

Vale do Inferno Vintages:1999

Vintage Port tasting notes:

HouseVale do Inferno
Quinta de la Rosa
Vintage1999
ColourYellow and mature in colour.Number of tastings5
BouquetToffee, candy, fudge and some herbs and pepper in the nose.Score range15.75 - 15.90
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Balanced but quite sweet with toffee, candy and some pepper in taste. Very easy to drink with a quite interesting and rather attractive finish.Average score15.85
Last tasted18th January 2024Point this date15.90
CommentTasted at a Semi-Great Tasting with the Wine Society 18% in Malmö.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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17th February
Quinta de Santa Eufemia 2014
14th February
Taylor 1970
11th February
Duff Gordon 1995
10th February
A. Mouchart
Duoro Wine Growers & Shippers Association 1974
7th February
Borges & Irmao 1994
Dalva
C. da Silva 1994
Delaforce 1994
Duff Gordon
Osborne 1994
Gilberts 1994
Graham 1994
Niepoort 1994
Quinta de Ervamoira
Ramos Pinto 1994
Quinta do Vesuvio 1994
Ramos Pinto 1994
Taylor 1994
Warre 1994

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