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Vintage Port 1896

VintageRatingBroad-
bent
SucklingDeclared housesKnown brandsComment
1896Outstanding to Classic42431

Declared brands that we know of are the following 31:

1896:Burmester
Cockburn
Croft
Delaforce
Dow's
Elviro Garcia
Ferreira
Feuerheerd
Fonseca
Gilbey
Gonzalez Byass
Gould Campbell
Graham's
Hunt
Kopke
Mackenzie
Martinez
Morgan
Offley Boa Vista
Quinta da Eira Velha
Quinta de Roriz
Quinta do Noval
Rebello Valente
Sandeman
Silva & Cosens
Smith Woodhouse
Stormouth Tait
Taylor
Tuke Holdsworth
van Zellers
Warre

HouseElviro GarciaVintage1896
ColourStill quite dark but yellow mature in colourNumber of tastings1
BouquetBurned sugar and toffee in the nose.Score range
TasteMedium body. Mature and still quite complex and balanced. Burned sugar in flavour. A nice and quite long finish. This is how old port shall taste!Average score
Last tasted6th April 2012Point this date16.40
CommentAt home with the family
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseGilbeyVintage1896
ColourLight tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetAlcoholic pharmacy bouquet.Score range
TasteLight in body. Quite old and tired port. Alcoholic and not quite balanced but still very interesting.Average score
Last tasted23rd September 2004Point this date14.90
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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