Robert Parker 96 pts: "The 1977 has consistently been at the top of my list of vintage ports in this great vintage. It is a mammoth, opaque, statuesque vintage port of remarkable depth and power."Price: $265.00
Country:PortugalVintage:1977Varietal:Other Red Wines
Wine Advocate 93pts: "This is an extraordinary house that seems to have been particularly successful with its vintage port since 1977.The 1977, still a baby, is fabulously scented, very rich and concentrated, and has a potential longevity of at least another 30-50 years. (RP)"
Wine Spectator 92pts: "Medium brick-red. Aromas of coffee, prune and milk chocolate. Full-bodied and medium sweet, with a...Price: $200.00
Fonseca vintage ports are renowned for their great fruit richness and voluptuousness, and, while powerful and mouthfilling, for their breed and balance. In the context of each vintage, they combine the tannic dimension and grip which give great port its longevity with the structure and complexity that are Fonsecas hallmark.
The Wine Advocate 97...Price: $225.00
Wine Spectator 96pts: "Terrific aromas of berries and violets, with a hint of mint. Full-bodied and lightly sweet, with fine, silky tannins that build on the palate and caress the tongue. Outstanding concentration and harmony. Greatest Vesúvio this century. Best after 2010."
Wine Advocate 92pts:Price: $120.00
Wine Spectator 97 pts: "Vibrant, with luscious yet elegant mineral-infused flavors of dark currant, ripe cherry, green fig and raspberry. Shows ample pepper notes, with the tannins offering plenty of muscle and grip on the long, silky finish. Complex and restrained."
The Wine...Price: $105.00