Est. 2011


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).

See Douro Wine Shippers & Growers Association.

Melford Vintages:1980, 1983

Vintage Port tasting notes:

Douro Wine Shippers and Growers Association
ColourYellow mature almost tawny in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetSweet liquorice, cream candy, crème caramel, nuts and some ginger in the nose.Score range16.00 - 16.25
TasteMedium 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 score16.13
Last tasted9th November 2019Point this date16.00
CommentTasted at home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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