Est. 2011

Edward Sheldon

This was an English Wine merchant living in Shipton-on-Stour and bottled under his own name so called B.O.B. (Buyers Owen Brand) labelling.

Edward Sheldon Vintages:1922 (Martinez), 1934 (Quinta do Noval)

Vintage Port tasting notes:

HouseEdward Sheldon
ColourYellow mature almost tawny in colour.Number of tastings5
BouquetWonderful crème caramel, toffee, violets, liquorice and roses in the nose.Score range16.00 - 17.75
TasteMedium body. Mature and of course peaking but not particularly old! Elegant and complex. Roses and liquorice in taste. A lovely port with a wonderful finish. Astonishing indeed!Average score16.80
Last tasted18th December 2015Point this date17.25
CommentAt home with our private wine club.
This port is Martinez, bottled by Edward Sheldon.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseEdward Sheldon
ColourBeautiful mature yellow in colour but still rather dark.Number of tastings2
BouquetDark chocolate, cacao, coffee, roses, orange, but also burned sugar, butterscotch, herbs and spiciness in the nose.Score range18.25 - 18.40
TasteFull bodied. Mature and on top. Cacao, coffee, orange zest, toffee and crème caramel in taste but also some burned sugar. Still very elegant and balanced. Easy to drink and enjoy with a very long, attractive and complex finish which just continue to live in the mouth and never seem to end.Average score18.33
Last tasted25th November 2017Point this date18.25
CommentIn a tasting in our Private Wine Club.
This port is Quinta do Noval bottled by Edward Sheldon.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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