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Duff Gordon

Founded 1768
Owner Osborne & CIA and Bodega Montecillo

The Sherry company Duff Gordon was founded in 1768 by Sir James Duff and Sir William Gordon. The company was bought by Osborne already in 1872, and has since then been used as a label both for sherry and port.

Duff Gordon Vintages:1982, 1991, 1994, 1995, 1997

Vintage Port tasting notes:

HouseDuff Gordon
Osborne
Vintage1994
ColourYellow, mature in colourNumber of tastings1
BouquetDried fruit and burned sugar in the noseScore range
Taste.Medium body. Quite mature with some very soft tannins. Burned sugar in flavour. Very tasty and balanced with an attractive finishAverage score
Last tasted29th September 2011Point this date15.50
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseDuff Gordon
Osborne
Vintage1997
ColourVery dark but yellow, mature rim in colourNumber of tastings1
BouquetGenerous bouquet with cacao, mulberry, butterscotch, cherry and menthol in the nose.Score range15.50 - 15.50
TasteMedium body. Mature almost peaking but still with some soft tannin and will probably be better. Quite elegant and balanced. Sweet with a nice and rather attractive but maybe not so long finishAverage score
Last tasted17th September 2016Point this date15.50
CommentAt home with the family
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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