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Vintage Port 2013

VintageRatingBroad-
bent
SucklingDeclared housesKnown brandsComment
2013Good-34

Declared brands that we know of are the following 34:

2013:Bioma Vinha Velha
Blackett
Boeira
Bulas
Cottas
DR Port
Duorum Vinha de Castelo Melhor
Fonseca Guimaraens
O-Port-Unidade
Pocas Junior
Quinta da Gaivosa
Quinta da Gricha
Quinta da Senhora da Ribeira
Quinta das Carvalhas
Quinta das Lamelas
Quinta de S. José
Quinta de Vargellas
Quinta do Couquinho
Quinta do Grifo
Quinta do Infantado
Quinta do Javali
Quinta do Noval
Quinta do Pego
Quinta do Seixo
Quinta do Tedo
Quinta do Vale Meao
Quinta do Vesuvio
Quinta dos Muros
Quinta Nova de Nossa Senhora
Quinta Seara d'Ordens
Quinta Vale d'Agodinho
Real Companhia Velha
Vasques de Carvalho
Vista Alegre

HouseBioma Vinha Velha
Niepoort
Vintage2013
ColourBlack in colourNumber of tastings1
BouquetLoaded with dark berry, and some allspice in the nose. Floral.
TasteQuite full-bodied. Fruit and dark berry in flavour. Quite tannic and dry with a long finish.
Last tasted22nd April 2016Rating this dateVery Impressive
CommentAt the Big Fortified Tasting in London.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersJB
HouseBlackettVintage2013
ColourDark ruby in colour.Number of tastings5
BouquetDark berry, dark fruit, some cream candy, minty, some eucalyptus and oak in the nose.Score range15.25 - 15.50
TasteAlmost medium body. Immature of course with lots of tannin but quite easy to drink and enjoy. Modern style of port. Loaded with fruit and berry but also some spiciness in taste. Quite dry with a nice and promising finish. Will be interesting to followAverage score15.33
Last tasted2nd March 2019Point this date15.50
CommentTasted at the Port Wine Festival in Roskilde, Denmark.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseBulasVintage2013
ColourDark blue in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetDark berry, mulberry and blackberry in the nose
TasteMedium body. Immature and lots of tannin but balanced loaded with fruit and berry and quite sweet port with an quite attractive finish.
Last tasted6th November 2017Rating this dateVery Good/ Impressive
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseCottasVintage2013
ColourRuby in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetGenerous nose of mulberry, dark berry, black berry and mature fruit.Score range15.50 - 15.50
TasteMedium body. Immature but balanced with lovely tannin. Easy to drink and enjoy with taste of dark berry, mulberry and loaded with fruit. Fine and nice finish with tannin and very promising.Average score
Last tasted5th November 2018Point this date15.50
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseDRVintage2013
ColourVery dark ruby almost black in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetBlack currents, black berry and mulberry in the nose.Score range16.00 - 16.00
TasteMedium body. Still immature but loaded with soft tannins and will develop a lot. Balanced and very easy to drink and like. Black current, dark berry and mulberry in taste with a nice and quite attractive finish.Average score
Last tasted22nd June 2018Point this date16.00
CommentTasting at DR’s lodge in the Douro Valley, Portugal.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseO-Port-UnidadeVintage2013
ColourDark ruby, almost black in colour.Number of tastings4
BouquetElegant bouquet of dark berry, mulberry, dark cherry and some spiciness in the nose.Score range16.00 - 16.00
TasteMedium body. Loaded with fruit and still of course tannins. Balanced and complex. Quite sweet. Mulberry and black berry in taste. Already now very enjoyable port with an attractive and interesting finish.Average score
Last tasted29th November 2018Point this date16.00
CommentAt the Port Wine Dinner in Leverkusen, Germany.
Bottled by Niepoort
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HousePocas JrVintage2013
ColourDark ruby in colour.Number of tastings4
BouquetMedium body. Lots of dark fruit, mulberry, sweet liquorice, dark cherries and dark berries in the nose.Score range15.50 - 15.50
TasteMedium body. Of course quite tannic and immature but balanced and impressive. Sweet with mulberry, dark cherry and dark berry in taste. Very attractive finish and easy to enjoy and drink today.Average score
Last tasted2nd March 2019Point this date15.50
CommentTasted at the Port Wine Fair in Roskilde, Denmark.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta da GaivosaVintage2013
ColourDark ruby with a young red rim.Number of tastings1
BouquetFruity nose with dark cherries, wild raspberries and blueberries.Score range15.40 - 15.40
TasteMedium body. Dark berries and dark chocolate in taste. Still firm tannins and a bit immature but already easy to drink and like. Quite modern port. Balanced medium long finish.Average score
Last tasted22nd February 2019Point this date15.40
CommentOn vacation in Barcelona, Spain.
TastersSS
HouseQuinta das LamelasVintage2013
ColourDark blue almost black in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetDark berry, mulberry and black berry in the nose.Score range16.00 - 16.00
TasteMedium body. Immature with lots of tannin and will of course be much better. Very acidic and promising.. Mulberry, lots of liquorice and dark berry in taste with a long and attractive finish. Will be interesting to follow. Very promising indeed.Average score
Last tasted3rd March 2018Point this date16.00
CommentAt the Port Wine Fair in Roskilde, Denmark.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do InfantadoVintage2013
ColourStill dark blue in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetDark berry, mulberry, blackberry and fruit in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Immature with of course lots of lovely tannin. Mulberry and dark berry in taste. Balanced. Modern light style of port but quite attractive finish. Easy to drink and enjoy!
Last tasted6th November 2017Rating this dateVery Good
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do JavaliVintage2013
ColourDark almost black in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetDark berries, quite a lot of oak characters with some spiciness. Good fruity notes.
TasteMedium body. Tannic and promising. Quite dry but long finish.
Last tasted5th March 2016Rating this dateVery Good
CommentAt the Port Wine Fair in Roskilde, Denmark

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersJB, SS
HouseQuinta do NovalVintage2013
ColourStill black in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetFruity with dark berry and some spiciness in the nose.Score range15.90 - 15.90
TasteQuite full-bodied and quite a lot of tannins but balanced and easy to drink. Dark berry and fruit in taste. Promising, attractive and quite long finish with some elegant tannin.Average score
Last tasted30th November 2018Point this date15.90
CommentAt the Quinta do Noval’s Masterclass Tasting in Leverkusen, Germany.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do PegoVintage2013
ColourBlack in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetMulberry and dark berry in the nose. Intense juicy with good fruit.
TasteMedium body. Very tannic and immature. Nice fruit with quite long finish.
Last tasted5th March 2016Rating this dateVery good
CommentAt the Port Wine Fair in Roskilde, Denmark

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersJB, SS
HouseQuinta do Sexio
Sandeman
Vintage2013
ColourVery dark blue in colour.Number of tastings4
BouquetMulberry, blackberry, dark cherry, sweet liquorice and lots of fruit in the nose.Score range15.90 - 15.90
TasteMedium body. Of course immature with lots of tannin. Sweet liquorice and mulberry in taste. Balanced and complex with a quite long and attractive finish. Will be interesting to follow. Very promising!Average score
Last tasted3rd March 2018Point this date15.90
CommentAt the Port Wine Fair in Roskilde, Denmark.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do TedoVintage2013
ColourDark blue in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetMulberry, blackberry, dark berry and fruit in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Tannin but well integrated. Sweet and easy to drink. Modern port style. Balanced and enjoyable with a nice finish.
Last tasted7th November 2016Rating this dateVery Good/ Impressive
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do Vale MeaoVintage2013
ColourBlack in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetJuicy and very fruity in the nose. Minty and fresh.
TasteMedium body. Immature and lots of tannin. Juice and dark berry in flavour and a nice long finish. A promising port.
Last tasted22nd April 2016Rating this dateImpressive
CommentAt the Big Fortified Tasting in London, Great Britain.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersJB
HouseQuinta do VesuvioVintage2013
ColourBlack in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetMulberry, blackberry, sweet liquorice, still juicy in the nose
TasteMedium body. Lots of tannins. Mulberry and nice fruit in taste. Really nice balance with a long and lovely finish which is appreciated. Will be interesting to follow.
Last tasted5th March 2016Rating this dateImpressive/ Very Impressive
CommentAt the Port Wine Fair in Roskilde, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersJB, SS
HouseQuinta dos Muros
Portal
Vintage2013
ColourVery dark ruby in colour.Number of tastings6
BouquetDark berries, roasted vats, blackberries, dark cherry, some spiciness and cinnamon in the nose.Score range15.40 - 15.75
TasteMedium body. Immature but quite sweet at first. Lots of tannin and a promising port. Balanced but easy to drink and enjoy already now. Loaded with dark berry and spiciness. Modern style of port with a nice and very promising finish. Will be interesting to follow.Average score15.52
Last tasted2nd March 2019Point this date15.40
CommentTasting at the Port Wine Fair in Roskilde, Denmark.

In 2018 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta Senhora da Ribeira
Dow
Vintage2013
ColourAlmost black in colour.Number of tastings3
BouquetIntense dark berry, blackberry and mulberry in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Very tannic and promising. Packed with fruit. Mulberry in taste. Very promising and long finish.
Last tasted22nd April 2016Rating this dateImpressive/ Very Impressive
CommentAt the Big Fortified Tasting in London

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta Vale D. Maria
Touriga Franca
Vintage2013
ColourBlack in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetBlack cherry and fruit in the nose but still juicy.
TasteMedium body. Soft and integrated tannin. Sweet. Easy to drink already even if tannic. Black cherry In flavour. Nice finish.
Last tasted3rd November 2014Rating this dateGood
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI
HouseQuinta Vale d’Agodinho
Quevedo
Vintage2013
ColourDark blue in colour.Number of tastings3
BouquetRed and dark berry and fruit and in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Some elegant and quite soft tannin. Red berry and fruit in taste. Interesting and quite attractive finish. Easy to drink and enjoy today!
Last tasted4th March 2017Rating this dateVery Good
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Roskilde, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseRozesVintage2013
ColourDark blue in colour almost black.Number of tastings2
BouquetMulberry, dark berry, fruit and cacao and even some cinnamon and spiciness in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Immature loaded with fruit and tannin but with some spiciness and cacao in taste. A quite nice and interesting finish. Easy to like and to drink!
Last tasted11th December 2017Rating this dateVery Good
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Tasting in Malmö

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseVasques de CarvalhoVintage2013
ColourDark intense almost black in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetDark berries, mulberry, black berry and lots of fruit.
TasteMedium body. Tannic but surprisingly sweet and easy to drink and like. Loaded with fruit. Quite balanced and a nice finish. Will be interesting to follow.
Last tasted4th March 2017Rating this dateImpressive
CommentAt the Port Wine Fair in Roskilde, Denmark.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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