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José De Sousa Mayor

Colour: Dark ruby. Aroma: Dry tobacco leaf, cigar box, dates, coffee, chocolate, spices. Palate: Fruity, elegant, soft tannins.

 Producer José Maria da Fonseca
 Region Península de Setúbal
 Country Portugal
 Varietals Grand Noir
 Alcohol 14.5% alc/vol
 Vintage 2011

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About the Producer

José Maria da Fonseca
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José Maria da Fonseca

Azeitão, Setúbal, Portugal Azeitão, Setúbal, Portugal

Everything began over six generations ago in 1834, with an act of irreverence and audacity from our founder. For some, it may have seemed like a thoughtless act, but for us in the family it was a visionary’s first step.  Families are like that, they believe in us. Since then, much has happened. Learning...

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