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Vintage Port 1926

VintageRatingBroad-
bent
SucklingDeclared housesKnown brandsComment
1926Fair170-9Taylor produced and sold Quinta de Vargellas to a Wine Merchant due to his son's birth

Declared brands that we know of are the following 9:

1926:Forrester
Kopke
Offley Boa Vista
Quarles Harris
Quinta das Lages
Quinta do Noval
Ramos Pinto
Stausholm
Taylor's Special Quinta Vintage (probably Vargellas)

HouseForresterVintage1926
ColourAlmost as a tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetPharmacy, old hospital and burned sugar in the nose.Score range16.75 - 16.75
TasteMedium body. Mature but with high acidity as in colheita but balanced anyhow. Quite elegant. Burned sugar and butterscotch in taste. Very dry but easy to drink and enjoy. Maybe a little short finishAverage score
Last tasted23rd December 2016Point this date16.75
CommentAt home with the family.
The name was Forrester Vintage 1926 No. 26 and it taste as it was a Colheita and we believe that this was a Colheita and not a vintage despite the name vintage
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseStausholmVintage1926
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetQuite attractive bouquet of pharmacy, ginger, cinnamon, toffee and fudge in the nose.Score range16.75 - 16.75
TasteMedium body. Mature, peaking and maybe a little old but lovely in taste with lots of ginger and cinnamon. Complex and balanced port with a long and harmonious finish. Astonishing port for this vintage.Average score
Last tasted16th August 2013Point this date16.75
CommentAt home with the family and a wine friend.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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