Richard Mayson's top 10 single-quinta Ports
Fonseco Quinta do Panascal 1998
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Fonseca, Quinta do Panascal 1998

Fonseca, Quinta do Panascal 1998

In complete contrast to Dow’s Senhora da Ribeira 1998, this wine (from further downstream) is open, fragrant and beautifully floral. Sweet and supple with plummy fruit balanced by firm tannins. Not big but elegant. 16.5pts/20
£25 Cambridge Wine Merchants, Fortnum & Mason, Harrods, Selfridges
Drink: 2012–2022
Alc: 20.5%