Est. 2011


C. Da Silva

Presidential is a brand of C. Da Silva.

Presidential Vintages:1970, 1977, 1978, 1982, 1985, 1987, 1994, 1995, 1997, 2000, 2004, 2011, 2016

Vintage Port tasting notes:

C. da Silva
ColourYellow, mature almost tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetFigs, liquorice and old grocery shop in the nose.Score range15.25 - 15.25
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Balanced and quite attractive. Figs in flavour. Very attractive finish. Easy to drink and like.Average score
Last tasted15th November 2012Point this date15.25
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great Tasting in Malmö

In 2012 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
C. da Silva
ColourYellow mature colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCrème caramel and burned sugar. Quite complex.Score range
TasteMedium body. Mature, peaking and elegant. Not so sweet. Long and balanced finish. Quite good.Average score
Last tasted8th February 2004Point this date16.00
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
C. da Silva
ColourAlmost black in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetMint, menthol, cacao, dark chocolate and roasted coffee beans in the nose.Score range16.40 - 16.40
TasteAlmost full-bodied. Immature with lots of wonderful tannin. Balanced with lovely complexity and elegance. Mint, menthol and cacao in taste with a long, attractive, very tannic finish.Average score
Last tasted19th June 2018Point this date16.40
CommentTasted at Cruz’s lodge in Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
C. da Silva
ColourLovely ruby in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetLoaded with fruit and lots of dark berry such as mulberry, blue berry and black berry in the nose.
TasteHardly medium body but balanced with lovely tannin and very easy to drink and enjoy already today. Fruity but also some attractive pepper in taste and the finish are quite long and attractive. Will be nice to follow.
Last tasted30th November 2018Rating this dateImpressive
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Leverkusen, Germany

Port so young we evaluate only as : Good – Very good- Impressive – Very Impressive
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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