Est. 2011


Petres - Niepoort

Petres is a brand of Niepoort

Petres Vintages:1975, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1990, 1991, 1994, 1995, 1997, 2007

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

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