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  • Country ranking ?

    195
  • Producer ranking ?

    40
  • Decanting time

    15min
  • When to drink

    Now-2040
  • Food Pairing

    Chocolate marquise & Baklava

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Wine Information

Recognising the 1969 wine as truly outstanding, Charles Symington, Head of Winemaking at Graham’s, selected it for a limited release.

Graham’s 1969 Single Harvest is a special bottling of only six casks from the 1969 harvest, each cask producing just 712 numbered bottles. Charles tasted each of the 21 casks of 1969 Port still maturing in Graham’s lodge and selected the six he deemed exceptional.

‘I chose to bottle this Port now as I believe it has reached a remarkable peak of maturity and will offer great pleasure to those fortunate enough to be able to enjoy it. The wine has a very attractive golden-amber colour and still some garnet reflections in its centre. The aromas are quite exquisite showing delicate, floral qualities reminiscent of honeysuckle and undertones of soft caramel. It is smooth as silk on the palate, showing exotic spice, marzipan, walnuts and toffee.’ Charles Symington – Head of Winemaking, Graham’s Port

 

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Latest Pro-tasting notes

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Tasting note

color

Medium, Amber and Bright

ending

Long, Round and Alcoholic

flavors

Plum, Nutty and Dried-fruit

nose

Mature, Opulent and Round

taste

Average in Acidity, High alcohol content, Low tannin, Full-bodied, Round, Ripe and Full

Verdict

Transparent and Fine

Information

Origin

Porto, Douro

Vintage Quality

Above Average

Value For Money

Good

Investment potential

No Potential

Fake factory

None

Glass time

2h

Drinking temperature

16-17C

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