Schade eigentlich! Vintage Port darf nur aus den Trauben eines Jahrgangs hergestellt werden. Bei einem Vintage Port muss als alles perfekt sein. Junger Vintage Port ist ein hervoragender Begleiter zu dunklen Schokoladendeserts oder Schokoladentorte.
The heart of the site is our Knowledge Base. In this archive, users can now search for more information about every Vintage Port we have declared or bottled since and the harvest conditions in which the wines were made. The tasting notes, gathered together from in-house tastings as well as international wine critics over the lifetime of the wines, provide a unique opportunity to understand how Vintage Port ages and flavours mature over an extended period of time. For years the ultimate resource for information on Vintage Port, the site has been completely updated and features:. The Vintage Port Site will be much more than a static reference site, however. Readers will also enjoy a steady stream of News articles from Cynthia about our brands, quintas, historical and technical subjects, as well as news of the latest releases.
The port vintage was the first end-of-war vintage. It was a superb quality five-star vintage, although the quantity produced was small. The ports are now very rare but are still drinking well today, making them an excellent 74 year old wine gift for a birthday or anniversary this year.
Learn more about Vintage Port. A vintage that was considered overpriced by the trade and it has subsequently been rather unfairly overshadowed by the s , s and s. The growing season was unsettled with a very wet winter being followed by a very cold and wet spring. The weather then went to the other extreme, with June, July and August witnessing very hot temperatures with no rainfall whatsoever.