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Labor Day Weekend Port: Delaforce Vintage Porto 2011 is the ‘Daily Wine Pick’ by Wine Spectator in “Over $30”

Delaforce continues to make a mark with its Vintage Port. The 93 point 2011 has been hailed a ‘Daily Wine Pick’ by Wine Spectator. Stock up on your Labor Day Weekend special digest and savor the richness of the flavors (and your holiday!). Cheers! Aug. 29, 2014: DELAFORCE Vintage Port 2011 (93 points) “Powerfully fruity, with deep, rich flavors of dark plum, raspberry preserves and violet, accented by plenty of ripe, spicy notes. Dark chocolate and allspice accents linger on the long finish, revealing hints of cardamom and ginger. Best from 2020 through 2040. 500 cases made.” —Kim Marcus  

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Delaforce Vintage Port 2011 Scores 93 Points in Wine Spectator!

  Kim Marcus scores Delaforce Vintage Port 2011 93 points in the September 30, 2014 issue of Wine Spectator. Marcus writes, “Powerfully fruity, with deep, rich flavors of dark plum, raspberry preserves and violet, accented by plenty of ripe, spicy notes. Dark chocolate and allspice accents linger on the long finish, revealing hints of cardamom and ginger. Best from 2020 through 2040.”    

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More Good News for Delaforce Wines. Scores of 90+ and a “Best Buy”!

Delaforce Touriga Nacional 2011 scored 93 points by Wine Spectator (WS) and the 2007 scored 90 points by Wine Enthusiast (WE). Kim Marcus of WS states the 2011 is, “Effusively fruity, showing good cut to the lively raspberry, dark cherry and blackberry flavors, lush and pure. Offers caressing tannins, with vanilla and strawberry cream notes that linger on the finish. Drink now through 2022.” Of the Tourgia 2007, in December 2012 Roger Voss reported, “Two naturally tannic grapes have produced a wine of surprising richness and softness. It has qualities of blackberry and herb; its tannins are now well-integrated after 18 months in

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