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Vintage Port 1927

VintageRatingBroad-
bent
SucklingDeclared housesKnown brandsComment
1927Classic51003044Best during the 20th century

Declared brands that we know of are the following 44:

1927:Berry Bros
Bettencourt
Borges
Burmester
Butler Nephew
Charlie & Co
Cockburn
Constantino
Croft
Delaforce
Dow's
Ferreira
Feuerheerd
Fonseca
Gilbey
Graham's
Hedges-Butler
Hunt
Kingston
Kopke
Mackenzie
Martinez
Morgan
Niepoort
Offley Boa Vista
Quarles Harris
Quinta da Foz
Quinta de la Rosa
Quinta de Roriz
Quinta do Bom Retiro
Quinta do Crasto
Quinta do Noval
Ramos Pinto
Rebello Valente
Sandeman
Smith Woodhouse
Southard
Souza Guedes & Irmao
Stormouth Tait
Taylor
Tuke Holdsworth
van Zellers
Warre
Wiese & Krohn

HouseBettencourtVintage1927
ColourYellow, mature colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetLovely complex old grocery shop, coffee cacao and pharmacy bouquet.Score range17.00 - 17.50
TasteFully mature. Very complex port. Well integrated with a wonderful, long and attractive finish.Average score17.25
Last tasted13th January 2007Point this date17.00
CommentAt home with the family.
This is a lovely vintage indeed.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseCockburnVintage1927
ColourMature beautiful yellow in colour.Number of tastings4
BouquetAromatic, plum, pharmacy but also coffee and cacao in the nose. Very complex and attractive.Score range17.50 - 20.00
TasteFull-bodied. Silky tannins. Flavour of burned sugar. Mature, wonderful with an everlasting finish. A really magnificent port.Average score18.88
Last tasted12th November 2009Point this date17.50
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great Tasting in Malmö.
This port has legendary reputation as one of the best port ever made. This bottle belongs to Gerda and Ole Vesterdal’s Private Collection.

In 2009 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseCroftVintage1927
ColourVery thin mature tawny. A bit cloudy.Number of tastings4
BouquetLiquorice, delicious but some unbalanced alcohol in the nose.Score range14.50 - 15.75
TasteMedium body but tasty. Burned sugar in flavour. A tired old port but light and still drinkable.Average score15.00
Last tasted20th September 2007Point this date14.75
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseMackenzieVintage1927
ColourYellow mature tawny colour.Number of tastings3
BouquetElegant complex nose of marzipan. Delicious!Score range16.00 - 17.90
TasteMature and at its peak. Elegant. Balanced with a wonderful finish. Quite excellent.Average score16.97
Last tasted1st May 2009Point this date17.90
CommentAt home with wine friends.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do NovalVintage1927
ColourStill quite dark but yellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCacao, dark chocolate, coffee, old grocery shop, toffee, butterscotch and zest of an orange.Score range17.90 - 17.90
TasteFull-bodied. Mature and peaking. Cacao, dark chocolate and zest of an orange in the taste. Balanced and very complex. Easy to love and enjoy. Very elegant and with enormously finish which never seem to end and why should it? Lovely port indeed.Average score
Last tasted13th December 2016Point this date17.90
CommentJB tasted this in London but SAI and SS tasted it in Malmö on the 26 of December.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseSandemanVintage1927
ColourMature tawny in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetLiquorice, coffee, cacao, dried fruit, roses and orange zest in the nose.Score range16.75 - 18.75
TasteWonderful body. Mature and very elegant. Very tasty with spiciness, roses, orange zest and much more in taste. Complex and sweet with a wonderful and long finish. Lovely port indeed!!Average score17.75
Last tasted25th March 2016Point this date18.75
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseTaylorVintage1927
ColourBeautiful mature yellow in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetIncredible bouquet of mulberry, cacao, coffee, toffee and much more.Score range19.50 - 19.50
TasteFull-bodied. Mature and at its peak. Marvellous concentrated and complex port with a wonderful and never ending finish.Average score
Last tasted19th October 2000Point this date19.50
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
TastersSAI

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