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Vintage Port 1952

VintageRatingBroad-
bent
SucklingDeclared housesKnown brandsComment
1952Below average80315

Declared brands that we know of are the following 15:

1952:Andresen
Cockburn
Dow's
Ferreira
Fonseca Guimaraens
Graham's Malvedos
Hooper
Kopke
Mackenzie
Quinta de Vargellas
Quinta do Bomfim
Ramos Pinto
Real Companhia Velha
Royal Oporto
Warre

HouseDowVintage1952
ColourMature very yellow and mature but quite beautiful in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetLovely crème caramel, butterscotch and burned sugar in the nose.Score range15.25 - 16.75
TasteVery light body. Mature and a little old in taste but still very easy to drink and enjoy. Elegant and quite complex. An old port still agreeable with a lovely but maybe a little short finish. This port has passed its best but is still a quite lovely portAverage score16.00
Last tasted5th November 2023Point this date16.75
CommentTasted at a Great Tasting with the Wine Society 18% in Malmö, Sweden.

In 2023 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseGuimaraensVintage1952
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
HouseHooperVintage1952
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
HouseMackenzieVintage1952
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:

20th April
Rozes 2006
19th April
Graham 1991
13th April
Ramos Pinto 2004
10th April
Fonseca 1977
Fonseca 2017
Quinta de Vargellas
Taylor 2005
Taylor 1977
Taylor 1997
Taylor 2017
1st April
Graham’s Malvedos 1987

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