John Fleurriet Delaforce came to Porto in 1834 to set up the new firm of Martinez Gassiot delving into the Port business From there, House Delaforce was created in 1868 by his son George Henry
Delaforce Interestingly, between 1894 and 1906 the company was distinguished with a warrant as a supplier of Port to the Portuguese royal household
Delaforce is owned and run by Real Companhia Velha , an independent family. The Silva Reis family are entirely dedicated to the production and continuous improvement of Port and Douro wines.
Fine Tawny Port Delaforce - DOC DOURO
The Ports selected for the Delaforce Fine Tawny blend begin their fermentation in autovinifiers in contact with their skins
until the addition of the brandy.
The wines then age in oak vats and are blended consistently to an average of 4 years.
A young Tawny Porto, showing amber reflections, with succulent berry flavors and ripe stone fruit nuances, typical of its
style. On the palate it reveals direct, firm tannins in a fresh, balanced texture.
Grapes: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca & Tinta Roriz.
Served Temperature: 16 to 18°C
Total Alcohol: 20%
Portugal Region: DOC Douro
Total Production: 150,000