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Vintage Port 1960

VintageRatingBroad-
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SucklingDeclared housesKnown brandsComment
1960Very good to Excellent4874164

Declared brands that we know of are the following 64:

1960:A Pinto dos Santos
Adams
Andresen
Averys
Barros
Berry Bros
Borges
Burmester
Butler Nephew
Calem
Cockburn
Constantino
Croft
Delaforce
Diez
Dow's
Feist
Ferreira
Feuerheerd
Fonseca
Fredriksberg Vinimport
Gilbert
Gilbey
Gonzalez Byass
Gould Campbell
Graham's
Hedges-Butler
Hooper
Hunt
Hutcheson
Kopke
Mackenzie
Martinez
Messias
Miguels
Morgan
Niepoort
Offley Boa Vista
Osborne
Pocas Junior
Pousada
Quarles Harris
Quinta da Foz
Quinta de la Rosa
Quinta de Roriz
Quinta do Cachao
Quinta do Junco
Quinta do Noval
Quinta do Noval Nacional
Quinta do Rei
Quinta do Seixo
Quinta do Sibio
Ramos Pinto
Real Companhia Velha
Real Vinicola
Rebello Valente
Royal Oporto
Sandeman
Seguro
Smith Woodhouse
Taylor
Tuke Holdsworth
Warre
Wiese & Krohn

HouseBarrosVintage1960
ColourYellow mature in colourNumber of tastings1
BouquetOld grocery shop with lots of vanilla, coffee, cacao and some oranges in the noseScore range16.40 - 16.40
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Lovely complexity and balanced with vanilla, cacao and coffee in taste. Quite sweet with an attractive and quite long finishAverage score
Last tasted13th March 2016Point this date16.40
CommentAt home with the family
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseBorges & IrmaoVintage1960
ColourBeautiful, mature yellow in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCrème caramel, ginger, candy, toffee and s lot more in the nose.Score range17.00 - 17.00
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Very elegant and tasty with ginger, cream candy and toffee in taste. Balanced and complex port with a long, attractive and lovely finish. Just enjoy it and drink it if you have any bottles leftAverage score
Last tasted5th January 2016Point this date17.00
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseBurmesterVintage1960
ColourYellow mature colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetLovely bouquet of old grocery shop, coffee, cacao and much more in the nose.Score range17.00 - 17.00
TasteMedium body. Perfect mature and at its peak. Sweet. Complex port with a delicious finish. Wonderful.Average score17.00
Last tasted4th October 1989Point this date17.00
CommentAt the Danish Port Wine Club est.1981 in Copenhagen, Denmark trip in Douro, Portugal.
TastersSAI
HouseCalemVintage1960
ColourAmber, almost tawny in colour. Very beautiful indeed.Number of tastings1
BouquetHoney, orange peel, Seville orange and burned candy and much more in the generous nose.Score range17.00 - 17.00
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Elegant and balanced with orange peel and candy and indeed very tasty. A wonderful port with a long, attractive and very generous finish. Just drink and enjoy it!Average score
Last tasted1st August 2015Point this date17.00
CommentThe family on vacation in Skagen, Denmark.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseCockburnVintage1960
ColourMature very yellow but still dark in colour.Number of tastings6
BouquetCrème caramel, fudge, toffee and burned sugar in the nose.Score range16.90 - 17.50
TasteMature and absolutely peaking now. Fairly sweet, lean and nutty. Elegant and balanced. A long, complex and attractive finish which hardly will end. Lovely port.Average score17.15
Last tasted7th September 2013Point this date17.50
CommentOn a party at home with the family and wine friends.
In a Magnum.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
In 2009 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseCroftVintage1960
ColourYellow and mature in colour.Number of tastings14
BouquetThis bouquet is old, tired and not attractive at all but with some toffee, cacao, pharmacy and granulated sugar in the nose.Score range14.50 - 17.25
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking and even a little old and tired. Cacao and granulated sugar in taste. Balanced and rather complex. Fairly sweet and a nice finish. Unfortunately this was not as good as this vintage used to beAverage score16.79
Last tasted8th May 2018Point this date14.50
CommentAt the Port Forum Tasting in London, Great Britain.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseDelaforceVintage1960
ColourStill very dark but yellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetComplex and lovely bouquet with butterscotch, toffee, cream candy, cacao, dark chocolate and some smokiness in the nose.Score range17.00 - 17.00
TasteMedium body. Mature and on top. Cacao and butterscotch in taste. Balanced and elegant with some quite soft acidity. Lovely, quite long and attractive finish.Average score
Last tasted26th December 2016Point this date17.00
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseDowVintage1960
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings7
BouquetCoffee, chocolate and old grocery shop in the nose. Superb bouquet.Score range15.50 - 17.00
TasteQuite full-bodied. Mature and at its peak. Superb balance. Dry with a long silky finish. Wonderful port.Average score15.99
Last tasted8th November 2009Point this date17.00
CommentAt home with the family.
*This bottle defect. Notes from tasting November 2007.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseFerreiraVintage1960
ColourMature almost tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetBurned sugar and crème caramel bouquet.Score range
TasteMedium body. Mature and at its peak. Elegant and complex. Lovely finish. Very good indeed.Average score
Last tasted23rd December 2004Point this date16.50
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseFeuerheerdVintage1960
ColourMature yellow in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetPharmacy and ether in the nose.Score range15.25 - 17.50
TasteMedium body. Mature and maybe a bit old in flavour but elegant and good. Balanced finish.Average score16.38
Last tasted15th November 2007Point this date15.25
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great Tasting in Malmö.
This bottle belongs to Gerda and Ole Vesterdals Private Collection.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseFonsecaVintage1960
ColourMature, quite dark yellow in colour.Number of tastings5
BouquetViolet, cacao, dark chocolate, coffee, dried fruit, some toffee but also some spiciness and old grocery shops in the nose.Score range16.00 - 18.00
TasteMedium body. Mature and probably peaking but with some lovely old acidity. Balance but quite sweet with a taste of cacao, toffee, ginger and dark chocolate with a fabulous, long attractive and never ending finish. What a lovely port!Average score16.85
Last tasted8th May 2018Point this date18.00
CommentAt the Port Forum Tasting in London, Great Britain.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseFredriksberg Vinimport
Quinta do Bomfim?
Vintage1960
ColourTawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetFudge, toffee and burned sugar in the nose. Quite generous.Score range16.40 - 16.40
TasteMedium body. Mature. Quite complex with toffee in flavour. Lovely to drink but maybe a little short finishAverage score
Last tasted4th February 2013Point this date16.40
CommentThis port was bottled in 1963.
On the label you can read: ‘Certificado de Origem de Vinho Do Porto. No. 11193’ Maybe any of our Danish visitors can tell us which port house this could be? We have lots of Danish visitors and Denmark is after UK and USA and together with Portugal on third place among our visitors.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseGonzalez- ByassVintage1960
ColourBeautiful yellow mature almost tawny in colour.Number of tastings3
BouquetGenerous and complex bouquet of burned sugar, French plums and old hospital in the nose.Score range15.25 - 17.25
TasteMedium body. Mature and perhaps a little old. Complex, elegant and tasty with a lovely finish. Still very good indeed.Average score16.33
Last tasted24th March 2013Point this date16.50
CommentAt a Port Wine friend’s home in Malmö.
This bottle belongs to Gerda and Ole Vesterdals Private Collection.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseGrahamVintage1960
ColourMature yellow in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetBurned sugar and crème caramel in the nose.Score range16.00 - 16.00
TasteMedium body. Mature. Balanced port with a nice finish. Quite elegant.Average score16.00
Last tasted15th November 2007Point this date16.00
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great Tasting in Malmö.
This bottle belongs to Gerda and Ole Vesterdal’s Private Collection.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseHunt, Roope & Co.Vintage1960
ColourVery light tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetPharmacy and ether nose. Quite old bouquet.Score range14.50 - 14.50
TasteMedium body. Thin. Tasty but a short finish. Have been much better we suppose.Average score
Last tasted15th November 2007Point this date14.50
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great Tasting in Malmö.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseKopkeVintage1960
ColourMature yellow in colour.Number of tastings4
BouquetBurned sugar and crème caramel in the bouquet.Score range15.50 - 18.00
TasteMedium body. Mature and maybe a bit old. Rather complex and balanced. Rather good finish but we have had much better bottles.Average score16.85
Last tasted15th November 2007Point this date15.50
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great tasting in Malmö.
This bottle belongs to Gerda and Ole Vesterdal’s Private Collection.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseMartinezVintage1960
ColourMature quite beautiful almost tawny in colour.Number of tastings7
BouquetGinger, cinnamon, cacao, some crème caramel, mint some zest of an orange and old grocery shop in the nose.Score range16.25 - 17.25
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Balanced but sweet with cinnamon, cacao, mint dark chocolate and a lot of other things in taste. Elegant and complex with a wonderful and very long finish. Attractive port! If any bottle left in your cellar just drink it and enjoy it!Average score16.56
Last tasted7th September 2019Point this date17.25
CommentTasted at the Restaurant 28+ in Gothenburg.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseMiguelsVintage1960
ColourBright, yellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetMature fruits, yellow plums and prunes in the nose.Score range16.25 - 16.25
TasteMedium body. Mature, peaking an on top. Balanced and quite elegant. Will not be better. Have some old acidity which is quite good and acceptable. Yellow plums and prunes in taste. The finish is quite sweet and rather attractive. Very easy to like so drink up.Average score
Last tasted27th May 2017Point this date16.25
CommentAt home with the family and some wine friends.

In 2017 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in Malmö, Sweden. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseOffley Boa VistaVintage1960
ColourBeautiful yellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetRoses and spring flowers in the nose.Score range16.50 - 16.50
TasteMedium body. Fully mature. Elegant and balanced with a complex finish.Average score
Last tasted15th November 2007Point this date16.50
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great Tasting in Malmö.
This bottle belongs to Gerda and Ole Vesterdal’s Private Collection.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseOsborneVintage1960
ColourYellow mature colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetComplex crème caramel and some burned sugar.Score range15.90 - 15.90
TasteMedium body. Mature and at its peak. Very balanced and attractive with a nice finish. Very good indeed.Average score
Last tasted15th November 2007Point this date15.90
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great Tasting in Malmö.
This bottle belongs to Gerda and Ole Vesterdal’s Private Collection.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HousePocas JrVintage1960
ColourMature yellow in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetCacao, old grocery shop and burned sugar in the nose.Score range16.75 - 16.75
TasteMedium body. Mature and elegant. Burned sugar and pharmacy in flavour. Long and lovely finish. Much better than expected.Average score
Last tasted15th November 2007Point this date16.75
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great Tasting in Malmö.
*Defect bottle. Notes from October 1989. This bottle belongs to Gerda and Ole Vesterdal’s Private Collection.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuarles HarrisVintage1960
ColourMature yellow in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetMinty, ginger, raisin, some zest of oranges and Christmas spiciness in the nose.Score range17.50 - 17.50
TasteHardy medium body. Mature and peaking. Butterscotch and ginger in taste. Quite elegant and balanced port. Easy to drink and to enjoy with a lovely and very attractive finish.Average score
Last tasted26th December 2016Point this date17.50
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta da Foz
Calem
Vintage1960
ColourBeautiful yellow and amber I colour. Quite mature.Number of tastings1
BouquetToffee, cacao, some coffee, dark chocolate and other things as spiciness in the nose.Score range17.25 - 17.25
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Absolutely on top! Toffee, cacao and coffee in taste. Balance with lovely sweetness. Very complex and astonishing elegance with a wonderful finish. Will not be better but is marvellous now!Average score
Last tasted19th November 2016Point this date17.25
CommentAt the Calem tasting in Leverkusen.

In 2016 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in Germany. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do Bomfim? Fredriksberg VinimportVintage1960
ColourTawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetFudge, toffee and burned sugar in the nose. Quite generous.Score range16.40 - 16.40
TasteMedium body. Mature. Quite complex with toffee in flavour. Lovely to drink bur maybe a little short finishAverage score
Last tasted4th February 2013Point this date16.40
CommentThis port was bottled in 1963.
On the label you can read: Certificado Do Origim De Vinho Do Porto. Nr. 11193. According to our Danish visitors this is probably Quinta de Bomfim which was imported by Fredriksberg Vinimport see our notice on Quinta de Bomfim
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do Junco
Borges & Irmao
Vintage1960
ColourYellow, mature quite beautiful in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetToffee, figs, ginger and some cream candy in the nose.Score range16.50 - 16.50
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Quite complex and elegant. Figs and cream candy in taste. Quite balanced with a hint of acidity but with a long and attractive finish.Average score
Last tasted5th January 2016Point this date16.50
CommentAt home with the family
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do NovalVintage1960
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings9
BouquetCoffee, crème caramel cacao cream candy, some spiciness and old grocery shop in the nose.Score range16.00 - 17.00
TasteMedium body. Mature and at its peak but with some acidity and a little dry. Toffee, cacao and crème caramel in taste.. Rather elegant with a nice and quite long finish but had been better.Average score16.57
Last tasted13th December 2016Point this date16.40
CommentJB tasted this in London but SAI and SS tasted it in Malmö on the 26 of December.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseQuinta do Noval NacionalVintage1960
ColourMature tawny in colour.Number of tastings3
BouquetComplex pharmacy and old hospital in the nose.Score range15.75 - 16.75
TasteMedium body. Sweet and mature. Peaking with a lovely and quite complex finish. Quite good.Average score16.33
Last tasted12th March 1998Point this date16.75
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
TastersSAI
HouseQuinta do Rey
Messias
Vintage1960
ColourAmber yellow in colourNumber of tastings1
BouquetCacao, coffee, old grocery shop, Christmas spiciness and some old hospital in the nose.Score range16.50 - 16.50
TasteMedium body. Mature and maybe a little old. Spiciness, cacao and some pharmacy in taste but balanced and attractive. Easy to drink and like with a quite lovely finish. Will not be better so drink up.Average score
Last tasted31st October 2015Point this date16.50
CommentAt home with the family
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseRamos PintoVintage1960
ColourMature yellow in colour.Number of tastings6
BouquetVery generous nose with crème caramel, ginger bread, butter scotch, cacao and old grocery shop in the nose.Score range16.40 - 17.50
TasteFull-bodied. Mature and peaking. Crème caramel, cacao, ginger bread and burned sugar in flavour with an enormous and complex finish. A very delicious and mature port indeed.Average score17.03
Last tasted29th November 2018Point this date17.00
CommentAt the Port Wine Dinner in Leverkusen, Germany.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseReal Vinicola
Real Companhia Velha
Vintage1960
ColourYellow mature colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCrème caramel, cinnamon and burned sugar in the nose.Score range16.00 - 16.00
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Crème caramel in flavour. Complex and elegant with a long and attractive finish.Average score
Last tasted20th September 1998Point this date16.00
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseRebello Valente
Robertson
Vintage1960
ColourRather bright yellow mature in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetCoffee, tea, chocolate and cacao in the nose.Score range99.99 - 17.75
TasteAlmost full-bodied. Mature and at its peak. Balanced and complex with cacao, coffee and dark chocolate in taste. This is a quite delicious port with a complex, attractive and very generous finish. We do like this port.Average score16.83
Last tasted9th June 2018Point this date17.25
CommentAt the Rebello Valente tasting in Hørsholm, Denmark.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseSandemanVintage1960
ColourPale ruby with a yellow mature rim in colour.Number of tastings5
BouquetComplex crème caramel, roasted coffee, dark chocolate, cinnamon and burned sugar in the nose.Score range17.25 - 17.50
TasteQuite full-bodied. Mature and at its peak. Elegant and complex port with an attractive, long and very balanced exciting finish.Average score17.63
Last tasted30th September 2019Point this date17.50
CommentAt the Danish Port Wine Club est. 1981 tasting in Copenhagen, Denmark.
This bottle was a magnum.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseTaylorVintage1960
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings3
BouquetMulberry, violet and blackberry in the nose.Score range15.90 - 16.90
TasteMedium body. Mature and at its peak. Elegant and sweet. Lovely finish. Will not be better.Average score16.35
Last tasted15th November 2007Point this date16.25
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great Tasting in Malmö.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseTuke Holdsworth
Hunt, Roope & Co
Vintage1960
ColourMature yellow in colour.Number of tastings2
BouquetRoasted onion, roasted nuts, some ether and medicine in the nose.Score range15.75 - 16.00
TasteMedium body Mature and at its peak and even a little old.. Nut, some ether and pharmacy in flavour. Not completely balance with some acidity but still some complexity and quite enjoyable port with a nice quite good finish.Average score15.88
Last tasted13th March 2016Point this date15.75
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseWarreVintage1960
ColourVery mature yellow in colour.Number of tastings6
BouquetOld grocery, burned sugar and crème caramel in the nose.Score range16.00 - 16.75
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking, even perhaps a bit old, but still well knit together. Complex port and still balanced with a nice and lovely, delicious and long finish.Average score16.33
Last tasted22nd November 2010Point this date16.00
CommentIn the Danish Port Wine Club est. 1981 tasting in Copenhagen, Denmark.
*This bottle was defect. Notes from a tasting in November 2010.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseWiese & KrohnVintage1960
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCrème caramel, cinnamon and burned sugar in the nose.Score range16.40 - 16.40
TasteMedium body. Mature and at its peak. Quite elegant. Burned sugar in flavour. Complex port with an attractive and nice finish.Average score
Last tasted15th November 2007Point this date16.40
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great Tasting in Malmö.
This bottle belongs to Gerda and Ole Vesterdals Private Collection.

In 2007 this vintage took part in a Great Tasting in the Wine Society 18%. For points and ranking see Great Tastings.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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