Melford, was a brand shipped by Douro Wine Shippers and Growers Association, but it is not known if it was originally a port wine houses, were the Buyer's own brand or a brand that belonged to Douro Wine Shippers and Growers Association. Douro Wine Shippers and Growers mostly shipped private-labeled Port for their European clients, and in many cases used the Buyer's own brand (BOB).
|Melford Vintages:||1980, 1983|
Douro Wine Shippers and Growers Association
|Colour||Yellow mature almost tawny in colour.||Number of tastings||2|
|Bouquet||Sweet liquorice, cream candy, crème caramel, nuts and some ginger in the nose.||Score range||16.00 - 16.25|
|Taste||Medium body. Mature and peaking. Very sweet and easy to drink and enjoy but with a hint of unbalanced acidity. Cream candy, liquorice and crème caramel in taste. Quite nice and lovely finish. Drink up, will not be better.||Average score||16.13|
|Last tasted||9th November 2019||Point this date||16.00|
|Comment||Tasted at home with the family.||Tasters||SAI, JB, SS|