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Dow's Quinta do Bomfim 1998

Release Notes

Deep dark ruby colour. The Bomfim 1998 shows excellent aromas of black berry fruits, combined with a hint of violet character.  On the palate, packed with juicy fruit flavours, peppery tannins, and a long slightly dry finish.

Alcohol by volume v/v (20º C): 20%
Total Acidity g/l tartaric acid: 4,30
Baumé: 3,0

Tasting Notes

critic

International Wine and Spirit Competition source
2009 tasting note year

"Best in Class" Gold Medal  Lovely vanilla scented oak, violets, mulberries and winter fruit cake spices. Luscious bouquet which has everything in it, all in perfect harmony.  Classic style, mighty full body and flavours, fair balancing acidity fleshed out with wonderfully ripe fruit and sweet spice. Composed, impeccable, and though it already drinks well it should be allowed to age much longer,

Score: Gold Medal

More about Dow's Quinta do Bomfim

To learn more about Quinta do Bomfim here on The Vintage Port Site, read a brief Profile of the Dow's Brand, and a detailed viticultural profile of the Quinta do Bomfim.  If you would like to learn even more about Dow's history and the full range of Ports styles offered, visit the Dow's website.

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  25. 1958
  26. 1954
  27. 1952
  28. 1948


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