Est. 2011

Vintage Port 1969

SucklingDeclared housesKnown brandsComment
1969Very poor7212

Declared brands that we know of are the following 2:

Quinta de Vargellas

HouseQuinta de Vargellas
ColourYellow mature in colour.Number of tastings3
BouquetViolet, crème caramel, cacao, dark chocolate, some alcohol and old grocery shop in the nose.Score range16.00 - 16.75
TasteMedium body. Mature and at its peak maybe even a little old but balanced and with some old but quite delicate acidity. Violet and burned sugar in flavour. A quite elegant and complex finish. Quite extraordinary for the vintage year but drink up, will not be better.Average score16.38
Last tasted2nd February 2019Point this date16.40
CommentAt home with the family.
This was the only house declared this vintage to our knowledge.
TastersSAI, JB, SS

Last tasted:

24th October
Quinta Nova
Burmester 1996
22nd October
Pocas Jr 2007
17th October
Fonseca-Guimaraens 1988
16th October
Quinta da Gricha
Churchill 2006
9th October
Feist 1977
Fonseca 1977
Taylor 1977
8th October
Smith Woodhouse 2005
25th September
Quinta do Retiro Novo 2000
Wiese-Krohn 2005


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