Quinta Vale D. Maria


Quinta do Vale D. Maria Vintage Port 2011
96  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 96"Deeply flavored, ripe and rich-tasting, with a seductively spicy aroma and concentrated flavors of raspberry, boysenberry, wild plum and cherry. The refined, minerally finish lingers. Best from 2040 through 2060. 750 cases made."~KM

Quinta Vale D. Maria Tinto 2011
95  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 95 "The 2011 Tinto (Vale d. Maria), i.e, the flagship estate wine from the Quinta, is an old vines (65 years) field blend. Approximately three-fourths of the juice was fermented in tank, the rest in lagares. Then transferred to barrel, two thirds of the juice was aged in new French

Quinta do Vale D. Maria Vintage Porto 1997
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90"Sleek and racy, with plenty of fine tannins and ripe fruit. Full-bodied, with long, sweet cherry and berry character. Very good indeed. Best after 2006. 1,490 cases made. (JS)"