In 1918 Manoel Domingues Poças Júnior and his uncle established Poças & comandita. Manoel Poças receives the Quinta das Quartas, the first of the company’s wine estate in the Douro, in payment of a debt. In 1959 Manoel’s grandsons Manuel and Jorge Pintão joined the firm. In 1962 the declaration of the first Poças Vintage. In 2006 the company remains on family hands with 4 generations working together.
This 750 ml bottle at 20% was bought in a Danish supermarket at the price of 32 Euro.
Right after opening
Orange, red notes and brown play in the colour. Light and thin curtains on the glass wall.
Dried fruits in the aroma, dominated by alcohol.
Immediately a mouthful of raisins, sweet and with a suitable length of after taste. Some alcohol.
Intermediate rating 88 / 100
21 hours after opening
Colour and aroma unchanged.
Much more pak and barrel in the taste, mild alcohol and less warm. Smooth and sweet taste.
Overall rating 90/100