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The Dawn of a New Vintage Tasting the Component Parts of the 2017

The Dawn of a New Vintage Tasting the Component Parts of the 2017


The Dawn of a New Vintage – Tasting the Component Parts of the 2017 Vintage Port With Dirk Niepoort… | Greg Sherwood MW

A fatal attraction with an insane potential for ageing, yet unbelievably perfect in its youth. This 2017 Vintage Port is unquestionably a King of Ports.”

The Dawn of a New Vintage - Tasting the Component Parts of the 2017 Vintage Port

Today, in early April, the declarations for 2017 Vintage Port started and later this week, I will taste the final completed bottled expression of the ...

Component 8 was from a small parcel made by a small grower producing fruit and wines in a very individual style, allowing 10% to make the final preliminary ...

Niepoort Vintage Port 1970, Douro

The schist soils on the cooler exposures ensured that the Stone Terraces Cuvee performed yet again, as it did in its maiden 2011 vintage.

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An agreed vintage year normally requires a certain degree of homogeneous grape quality across the lower, middle, and upper Douro.

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