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Magazine Archives: Oct. 31, 2002

Fonseca Port Maker Bruce Guimaraens Dies

James Suckling
Issue: October 31, 2002

Bruce Duncan Guimaraens, one of the greatest Vintage Port makers ever, died Aug. 22, of a heart attack. He was 67. Guimaraens began his career in the Port trade in 1956, when he joined the consolidated firms of Taylor Fladgate & Yeatman and Fonseca Guimaraens.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 31, 2002.

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