Est. 2011

Vintage Port 1957

SucklingDeclared housesKnown brandsComment
1957Good to Very good851121

Declared brands that we know of are the following 21:

1957:A Pinto dos Santos
Butler Nephew
Fonseca Guimaraens
Gonzalez Byass
Graham's Malvedos
Quinta de Vargellas
Quinta do Noval
Real Companhia Velha
Royal Oporto
Wiese & Krohn

ColourOrange amber almost tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetBurned sugar, Christmas spiciness, some pharmacy, cream toffee, French prune, raisin, dried figs in the nose.Score range17.00 - 17.00
TasteMedium body. Mature, peaking and even a little old. Still balanced and complex. Spiciness and dried fruit in taste with a long, attractive and quite imposing finish.Average score
Last tasted29th November 2015Point this date17.00
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourMature yellow in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetGinger bread and old grocery shop in the nose.Score range15.75 - 15.75
TasteMedium body. Mature and even a little old. Elegant and very good. Still very attractive finish.Average score
Last tasted8th January 2009Point this date15.75
CommentAt the 18% Wine Club tasting in Malmö.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseGonzalez- ByassVintage1957
ColourVery yellow, almost olive green in the rim in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetDar chocolate, cacao, toffee, crème caramel and dried figs in the nose.Score range16.40 - 16.40
TasteMedium body. Very mature indeed and maybe even a little old. Still quite sweet. Quite elegant and cacao and toffee in taste. Nice finish.Average score
Last tasted29th July 2014Point this date16.40
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCacao, toffee, violet and coffee in the nose.Score range16.75 - 16.75
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Sweet. Complex and attractive port from a rare vintage. Excellent finish. Very good indeed.Average score
Last tasted29th November 1993Point this date16.75
CommentAt the Danish Port Wine Club est. 1981 tasting in Copenhagen, Denmark.

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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