Est. 2011

Vintage Port 1952

SucklingDeclared housesKnown brandsComment
1952Below average80315

Declared brands that we know of are the following 15:

Fonseca Guimaraens
Graham's Malvedos
Quinta de Vargellas
Quinta do Bomfim
Ramos Pinto
Real Companhia Velha
Royal Oporto

ColourMature tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetLovely crème caramel and pharmacy bouquet.Score range15.25 - 15.25
TasteVery light body, but elegant and complex. An old port with quite agreeable finish but this port has past its best.Average score
Last tasted16th January 2003Point this date15.25
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourVery mature and amber in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetHerbal, ginger, cinnamon and Christmas spiciness in the nose.Score range16.40 - 16.40
TasteMedium body. Mature and of course a little old but perfect balanced and complexity. Herbal and spiciness in taste but easy to enjoy. Nice, interesting and quite attractive finish.Average score
Last tasted19th November 2015Point this date16.40
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great Tasting in Malmö.
This bottle belong to Gerda and ole Vesterdahl Collection

In 2015 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourMature tawny colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetBurned nose. Old and cracked.Score range12.90 - 12.90
TasteMedium body. Some acidity and a burned finish. Quite old. Have been much better we hope.Average score
Last tasted16th January 2003Point this date12.90
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
This bottle was not perfect at all.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
ColourMature amber and beautiful in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetElegant bouquet of herbs, toffee, candy, dark chocolate, cacao ginger and much more in the nose.Score range17.75 - 17.75
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Very elegant and balanced port with cacao, ginger and candy in teste. Quite sweet but very complex and a delicious and wonderful finish which never seem to end but retuned and returned again. What a Port!! Astonishing!Average score
Last tasted23rd July 2016Point this date17.75
CommentAt home with the family
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseRamos PintoVintage1952
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetLovely nose of crème caramel, cinnamon and old grocery shop.Score range17.00 - 17.00
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Elegant port with a well developed and generous finish. Quite lovely.Average score
Last tasted2nd November 2008Point this date17.00
CommentAt the Port Wine Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark.
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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