Est. 2011


Wijnen Henri Petre

Wijnen Henri Petre is a Belgian wine merchant selling port under its own name. Producer of the port has always been Niepoort

Petres Vintages:1975, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1990, 1991, 1994, 1995, 1997, 2000, 2011, 2017

Vintage Port tasting notes:

ColourVery mature yellow in colour, quite beautiful.Number of tastings1
BouquetToffee, fudge, spiciness, vanilla old grocery shop and French plums in the nose.Score range16.50 - 16.50
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking with some old and balanced acidity. Elegant and quite complex port. Easy to drink, like and love with a long and attractive finish. Quite delicious.Average score
Last tasted13th May 2017Point this date16.50
CommentAt home with the family
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetToffee, coffee, fudge, liquorice and a hint of cacao in the nose.Score range16.00 - 16.00
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Will not be better so drink up. Toffee and fudge in taste. Balanced and rather elegant with a nice finish but maybe a little short.Average score
Last tasted8th April 2017Point this date16.00
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourStill very dark ruby but with an amber yellow edge.Number of tastings2
BouquetDark berries, roasted coffee, cacao, dark chocolate, some candy and a hint of liquorice in the noseScore range15.00 - 16.40
TasteMedium body. Quite mature but will probably improve a bit since there are still some soft tannins. Roasted coffee and fruit in taste. Easy to drink and like with a nice balanced finish.Average score15.70
Last tasted7th March 2019Point this date16.40
CommentAt the Danish Port Wine Club est. 1981 tasting in Copenhagen, Denmark.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourBlack in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetJuicy and berry in the nose.
TasteMedium body. Lots of tannin and immature. Fruity flavour. Already rather good to drink. Acceptable finish. Not a long runner.
Last tasted3rd October 1994Rating this dateGood / Very good
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen.

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
ColourStill dark ruby in colour with a yellow edge.Number of tastings1
BouquetDark berries but dominated by volatile acidity.Score range11.00 - 11.00
TasteHardly drinkable with volatile acidity, some dark berries and alcohol.Average score
Last tasted23rd November 2019Point this date11.00
CommentAt Peter Andersen's Vintage 1994 tasting in Copenhagen, Denmark.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

Last tasted:

27th March
Douro Wine Shippers and Growers Association 1982
Rei Manuel
Real Comp. Velha 1982
13th March
Rocha 1997
Sao Pedro das Aguias 2008
5th March
Blackett 2013
Boeira 2018
Burmester 2017
Butler-Nephew 2003
Butler-Nephew 2017
C. da Silva 2016
DR 2002
Quinta dos Malvedos
Graham 2010
Kopke 2017
Kranemann 2009
Kranemann 2018
Messias 2018
Noble & Murat 2016
Pocas Jr 2013
Portal 2007
Quarles Harris 1977
Quarles Harris 1980
Quevedo 2016
Quinta do Arnozelo
Burmester 2015
Quinta do Bomfim
Dow 2009
Quinta do Bomfim
Dow 2019
Quinta da Cavadinha
Warre 2019
Quinta da Devesa 2018
Quinta da Devesa 2019
Quinta do Javali 2017
Quinta de Marrocos 2011
Quinta dos Muros
Portal 2018
Quinta da Pacheca 2003
Pacheca 2017
Pacheca 2018
Quinta do Retiro Novo
Wiese & Krohn 2004
Quinta do Retiro Novo
Wiese & Krohn 2011
Quinta da Roeda
Croft 1995
Quinta de la Rosa 2018
Quinta de Santa Eufemia 2014
Quinta Seara d’Ordens 2005
Quinta Seara d’Ordens 2019
Quinta Senhora da Ribeira
Dow 2002
Quinta Senhora da Ribeira
Dow 2019
Quinta das Tecedeiras 2016
Quinta das Tecedeiras 2017
Quinta do Vale Meao 2014
Quinta do Vale Meao 2015
Quinta do Vale Meao 2016
Quinta do Vale Meao 2017
Quinta de Vargellas
Taylor 2005
Quinta do Vesuvio 2001
Rio Bom 2007
San Leonardo 2015
Taylor 2018
Vasques de Carvalho 2016
Viera de Sousa 2015
Warre 2000
Wiese & Krohn 2003
Wiese & Krohn 2005


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