Est. 2011

Vintage Port 1943

SucklingDeclared housesKnown brandsComment
1943Average to Good270416

Declared brands that we know of are the following 16:

Quinta da Eira Velha
Quinta do Jordao
Real Companhia Velha
Real Vinicola
Rebello Valente
Royal Oporto
Tuke Holdsworth

ColourMature tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetPlum and black cherry in the nose. Some pharmacy at the end.Score range15.75 - 15.75
TasteMedium body. Coffee in flavour. Balanced and complex port with a nice long finish. Surprisingly good old port.Average score
Last tasted5th February 2004Point this date15.75
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourMature amber almost tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCrème caramel, toffee, tea and roasted coffee in the nose.Score range17.40 - 17.40
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. This is an elegant and balanced port with taste of crème caramel, toffee coffee and much more. Lovely and very attractive finish.Average score
Last tasted29th July 2016Point this date17.40
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta da Eira Velha
Hunt, Roope & Co
ColourAlmost tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetPharmacy, hospital and a little burned sugar in the nose.Score range15.90 - 15.90
TasteMedium body. Mature and even old. Burned sugar in taste. Balanced with a quite distinctive finish.Average score
Last tasted7th September 2013Point this date15.90
CommentOn a party at home with the family and wine friends.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseRebello Valente
ColourYellow mature colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetLiquorice and spicy in the noseScore range
TasteMedium body. Mature and at its peak. Sweet. Perfect balanced, elegant and a wonderful finish. Wonderful port.Average score
Last tasted18th September 1983Point this date17.00
CommentAt home with a wine friend.
ColourMature tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetPharmacy, ether and burned sugar in the nose.Score range15.00 - 15.00
TasteMedium body. Mature and quite old. Knit together anyhow with a quite attractive and nice finish.Average score
Last tasted23rd December 2010Point this date15.00
CommentAt home with the family.
Very low level in this bottle.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

Last tasted:

13th November
Quinta de Vargellas
Taylor 1991
12th November
Fonseca-Guimaraens 1961
Graham´s Malvedos 1961
29th October
Quinta de Ervamoira
Ramos Pinto 2007
28th October
Churchill 2007
22nd October
Fonseca-Guimaraens 2008
21st October
Quinta do Bomfim
Dow 2010
8th October
Quinta de Santa Julia 2003
5th October
Burmester 1997
C. da Silva 1982
Graham 2003
Messias 2005
Niepoort 1985
Quinta do Noval 1995
Wiese & Krohn 2003


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