Est. 2011


Alchemy Wines

Founded 2013

This producer was started in 2014 and the brand Blackett was launched in 2014. The name Blackett comes from a George Blackett, who was born in the Leeds, and was established as a merchant of Port wines in Oporto in the nineteenth century.

Blackett Vintages:2013, 2016, 2017

Vintage Port tasting notes:

ColourDark ruby with a yellow rim.Number of tastings10
BouquetToffee, mint and dark berries as well as some eucalyptus and some banana.Score range15.25 - 15.75
TasteMedium body, medium dry. Soft tannins. Toffee, candy, mint and some spiciness in the mouth.Average score15.50
Last tasted20th April 2023Point this date15.25
CommentTasted at the Big Fortified Tasting in London, Great Britain.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourDark ruby in colour.Number of tastings5
BouquetDark berries such as mulberry, dark cherry, black berry and some spiciness in the nose.Score range15.90 - 15.90
TasteMedium body. Balanced but quite dry in taste, Lovely round and elegant tannins and the taste is dominated of dark berries and fruit. Balanced and quite complex with a very elegant, tannic and promising finish.Average score15.90
Last tasted6th November 2023Point this date15.90
CommentTasted at the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

Last tasted:

17th February
Quinta de Santa Eufemia 2014
14th February
Taylor 1970
11th February
Duff Gordon 1995
10th February
A. Mouchart
Duoro Wine Growers & Shippers Association 1974
7th February
Borges & Irmao 1994
C. da Silva 1994
Delaforce 1994
Duff Gordon
Osborne 1994
Gilberts 1994
Graham 1994
Niepoort 1994
Quinta de Ervamoira
Ramos Pinto 1994
Quinta do Vesuvio 1994
Ramos Pinto 1994
Taylor 1994
Warre 1994


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