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Vintage Port 1965

VintageRatingBroad-
bent
SucklingDeclared housesKnown brandsComment
1965Average to Good1801017

Declared brands that we know of are the following 17:

1965:Barros
Butler Nephew
Cockburn
Fonseca Guimaraens
Gonzalez Byass
Graham's Malvedos
Kopke
Messias
Miguels
Pocas Junior
Quinta de Vargellas
Quinta do Bomfim
Quinta do Cachao
Sandeman
Vasconcellos
Vieira de Souza
Wiese & Krohn

HouseBarrosVintage1965
ColourYellow mature colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetComplex generous plum and liquorice in the nose.Score range16.75 - 16.75
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking maybe a bit old. Will not be better. Wonderful for this vintage but drink up.Average score
Last tasted25th December 2009Point this date16.75
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseFonseca-GuimaraensVintage1965
ColourWonderful, mature yellow in colour.Number of tastings3
BouquetElegant, complex bouquet of mint, dark chocolate, cacao and old grocery shop in the nose.Score range17.00 - 17.75
TasteAlmost full bodied. Mature and peaking. Excellent balance and an elegant port. Cacao and mint in taste. Long, attractive and lovely finish. Wonderful port and extraordinary for that vintage. Just enjoy life when sipping it.Average score17.25
Last tasted19th November 2015Point this date17.00
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% Great Tasting in Malmö.
This bottle belongs to Gerda and Ole Vesterdals Private 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
HouseGonzales-Byass on the top cap on this
Vasconcellos
Vintage1965
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetRather generous bouquet of candy, fudge and toffee in the nose.Score range15.90 - 15.90
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Elegant and balanced with fudge in taste. Easy to drink and like. A nice and attractive finish.Average score
Last tasted14th December 2013Point this date15.90
CommentAt home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseGraham- MalvedosVintage1965
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings5
BouquetCoffee, tea, nuts and old grocery shop in the nose.Score range15.40 - 16.75
TasteMedium body. Very mature and peaking. Very tasty. Lovely complex, long and attractive finish.Average score15.94
Last tasted26th October 2012Point this date16.75
CommentTasted with our Private Wine Club.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseMessiasVintage1965
ColourYellow, mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCacao, dark chocolate, ginger, roses, herbs and old grocery shop in the nose.Score range16.50 - 16.50
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Balanced and very tasty with cacao, chocolate, ginger, roses and much more in the mouth with a lovely, quite long and quite attractive finish.Average score
Last tasted4th May 2023Point this date16.50
CommentTasted at the Great Tasting at the 30-Years Jubilee of The Wine Society 18% in Malmö.

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
HousePocas JrVintage1965
ColourYellow tawny in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetStrange old nose.Score range12.50 - 12.50
TasteMedium body. Old and mature. Unbalanced. Short finish. Must have been much better.Average score
Last tasted8th January 2009Point this date12.50
CommentAt the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
Defect bottle
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseSandemanVintage1965
ColourYellow mature quite beautiful in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetCream candy, toffee, some crème caramel, cacao, milk chocolate and dried fruit in the nose.Score range16.50 - 16.50
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Balanced and very elegant. Lovely taste of candy, toffee, crème caramel and milk chocolate. Lovely, sweet, quite attractive and rather long finish. Very easy to enjoy and to drink this mature port.Average score
Last tasted26th December 2021Point this date16.50
CommentTasted at home with the family.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseVasconcellos
Gonzales-Byass
Vintage1965
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetRather generous bouquet of butterscotch, crème caramel, herbs and toffee in the nose.Score range15.90 - 16.50
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Elegant and balanced with fudge and butterscotch in taste. Easy to drink and like. A nice and attractive and quite long finish.Average score16.20
Last tasted21st January 2016Point this date16.50
CommentIn the Wine Society 18% tasting in Malmö.
TastersSAI, JB, SS
HouseWiese & KrohnVintage1965
ColourVery beautiful yellow, mature in colour.Number of tastings1
BouquetSome pharmacy, liquorice, cacao, coffee and much more in the nose.Score range16.50 - 16.50
TasteMedium body. Mature and peaking. Will not be better so it is high time to enjoy this port. Liquorice and cacao in taste. Balanced and a complex port with a long and attractive finish.Average score
Last tasted3rd August 2015Point this date16.50
CommentThe family on vacation in Skagen, Denmark.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

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Berry Bros 1994
Ferreira 1994
Kopke 1994
Marks & Spencer 1994
Morgan 1994
Pousada
Pocas Jr 1994
Real Vinicola
Real Companhia Velha 1994
18th May
Barros 1994
Borges & Irmao 1994
Burmester 1994
Dow 1994
Fonseca 1994
Gould Campbell 1994
Graham 1994
Niepoort 1994
Osborne 1994
Pocas Jr 1994
Quarles Harris 1994
Quinta do Castelinho 1994
Quinta da Eira Velha
Martinez 1994
Quinta do Passadouro 1994
Quinta do Vesuvio 1994
Romariz 1994
Silva Reis 1994
Skeffington 1994
Smith Woodhouse 1994
Taylor 1994
Tesco
Symington 1994
Warre 1994

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