Est. 2011

Vintage Port 1943

SucklingDeclared housesKnown brandsComment
1943Average to Good270416

Declared brands that we know of are the following 16:

Fonseca Guimaraens
Quinta da Eira Velha
Quinta do Jordao
Real Companhia Velha
Real Vinicola
Rebello Valente
Royal Oporto
Tuke Holdsworth

ColourMature tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetPlum and black cherry in the nose. Some pharmacy at the end.Score range15.75 - 15.75
TasteMedium body. Coffee in flavour. Balanced and complex port with a nice long finish. Surprisingly good old port.Average score
Last tasted5th February 2004Point this date15.75
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourMature amber almost tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCrème caramel, toffee, tea and roasted coffee in the nose.Score range17.40 - 17.40
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. This is an elegant and balanced port with taste of crème caramel, toffee coffee and much more. Lovely and very attractive finish.Average score
Last tasted29th July 2016Point this date17.40
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta da Eira Velha
Hunt, Roope & Co
ColourAlmost tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetPharmacy, hospital and a little burned sugar in the nose.Score range15.90 - 15.90
TasteMedium body. Mature and even old. Burned sugar in taste. Balanced with a quite distinctive finish.Average score
Last tasted7th September 2013Point this date15.90
CommentOn a party at home with the family and wine friends.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseRebello Valente
ColourYellow mature colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetLiquorice and spicy in the noseScore range
TasteMedium body. Mature and at its peak. Sweet. Perfect balanced, elegant and a wonderful finish. Wonderful port.Average score
Last tasted18th September 1983Point this date17.00
CommentAt home with a wine friend.
ColourMature tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetPharmacy, ether and burned sugar in the nose.Score range15.00 - 15.00
TasteMedium body. Mature and quite old. Knit together anyhow with a quite attractive and nice finish.Average score
Last tasted23rd December 2010Point this date15.00
CommentAt home with the family.
Very low level in this bottle.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

Last tasted:

16th March
Quinta de Terra Feita
Taylor 2008
Quinta de Vargellas
Taylor 2008
9th March
Graham 1985
7th March
Graham 1997
2nd March
Blackett 2013
Borges & Irmao 1995
Borges & Irmao 2004
Borges & Irmao 2005
Bulas 2015
Burmester 2016
Cockburn 1967
DR 2016
Gould Campbell 1985
Graham- Malvedos 2005
Kopke 2004
Kopke 2016
Smith- Woodhouse 1998
Martha’s 2016
Maynard 2016
Maynard (organic) 2016
Pocas Jr 1970
Pocas Jr 2013
Portal 1999
Portal 2007
Portal 2016
Quarles Harris 1977
Quevedo 2016
Quinta do Bomfim
Dow 2015
Quinta da Cavadinha
Warre 2004
Quinta do Javali 2016
Quinta das Lamelas 2016
Quinta dos Muros
Portal 2013
Quinta do Pego 2016
Quinta do Pego 2017
Quinta do Portal 2008
Quinta do Retiro Novo
Wiese & Krohn 2007
Quinta do Retiro Novo
Wiese & Krohn 2011
Quinta da Romaneira 2005
Quinta da Romaneira 2008
Quinta da Romaneira 2015
Quinta da Romaneira 2016
Quinta de la Rosa 2012
Quinta de la Rosa 2016
Quinta de Santa Eufemia 2014
Quinta de Santa Eufemia 2015
Quinta de Santa Eufemia 2016
Quinta do Sexio
Sandeman 2015
Quinta Senhora da Ribeira
Dow 1999
Quinta das Tecedeiras 2014
Quinta de Vargellas
Taylor 1995
Quinta de Vargellas
Taylor 1998
Quinta de Vargellas
Taylor 2005
Quinta de Vargellas
Taylor 2012
Quinta de Ventezelo 2012
Quinta do Vesuvio 2012
Rebello Valente
Robertson 1975
Rio Bom 2000
Sandeman 1980
Sandeman 2000
Sandeman 2016
San Leonardo 2015
Smith Woodhouse 2016
Vasques de Carvalho 2016
Sandeman 1999
Vieira de Sousa 2016
Warre 1980
Wiese & Krohn 2007
Wiese & Krohn 2016


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