Winery Taylor's - Very Old Single Harvest Port

Winery Taylor's Very Old Single Harvest Port

Wine of Portugal Natural sweet wine of Porto in Duriense in Portugal
4.7
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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters consider this wine to be one of the best in the world.
The Very Old Single Harvest Port of Winery Taylor's is a natural sweet wine from the region of Porto in Duriense.
This wine generally goes well with beef and mature and hard cheese.
The Very Old Single Harvest Port of the Winery Taylor's is in the top 5 of wines of Portugal and in the top 5 of wines of Porto.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

Wine with oak taste

caramel, oak

Wine with earth taste

honey, smoke

Wine with microbio taste

cheese, cream

Wine with spices taste

cinnamon, pepper

On the nose the Very Old Single Harvest Port of Winery Taylor's in the region of Duriense often reveals types of flavors of butterscotch, oak or honey and sometimes also flavors of hazelnut, cedar or dried apricot.

Food and wine pairings with Very Old Single Harvest Port

Pairings that work perfectly with Very Old Single Harvest Port

Original food and wine pairings with Very Old Single Harvest Port

The Very Old Single Harvest Port of Winery Taylor's matches generally quite well with dishes of beef or mature and hard cheese such as recipes of boles de picolat (catalan meatballs) or epoisses fondue (cheese).

Details and technical informations about Winery Taylor's's Very Old Single Harvest Port.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Touriga nacional

Most certainly Portuguese, not to be confused with the Touriga Franca also of the same origin. In Portugal, where it is widely cultivated, it is used to produce, among other things, the famous red Porto. It is also found in Uzbekistan, Australia, South Africa, Cyprus, Spain, etc... very little known in France, although it is listed in the Official Catalogue of A1 vines.

Last vintages of this wine

Very Old Single Harvest Port - 2011
In the top 5 of of Porto wines
Average rating: 4.6 1 1 1 1 0.5
Very Old Single Harvest Port - 2008
In the top 5 of of Porto wines
Average rating: 4.6 1 1 1 1 0.5
Very Old Single Harvest Port - 1970
In the top 5 of of Porto wines
Average rating: 4.7 1 1 1 1 0.5
Very Old Single Harvest Port - 1969
In the top 5 of of Porto wines
Average rating: 4.8 1 1 1 1 0.5
Very Old Single Harvest Port - 1968
In the top 5 of of Porto wines
Average rating: 4.7 1 1 1 1 0.5
Very Old Single Harvest Port - 1967
In the top 5 of of Porto wines
Average rating: 4.7 1 1 1 1 0.5
Very Old Single Harvest Port - 1966
In the top 5 of of Porto wines
Average rating: 4.8 1 1 1 1 0.5

The best vintages of Very Old Single Harvest Port from Winery Taylor's are 1863, 1966, 1969, 1964 and 1970.

Informations about the Winery Taylor's

The winery offers 60 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 4.1.
This winery is part of the Taylor Fladgate.
It is in the top 3 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Porto in the region of Duriense

The Winery Taylor's is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 35 wines for sale in the of Porto to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Duriense
In the top 3 of of Portugal wines
In the top 3 of of Porto wines
In the top 3 of natural sweet wines
In the top 30 wines of the world

The wine region of Porto

The wine region du Porto is located in the region in Duriense in Portugal. In the mouth of Porto is a powerful mainly marked by the residual sugar. We currently count 308 estates and châteaux in the of Porto, producing 2126 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Porto go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, mature and hard cheese or sweet desserts.


The wine region of Duriense

Duriense is a Portuguese wine region covering the same area as the Douro DOC and the Port wine region. In difference from Douro DOC, Duriense VR is a designation at the lower Vinho Regional (VR) level, which corresponds to table wines with a geographical indication under European Union wine regulations, similar to a French vin de pays region. Thus, it is the simpler or less typical wines of the Douro region that are sold using a Duriense VR label. Before the creation of a separate Duriense VR, the Douro vineyards were Part of the former Transmontano/tras-os-montes">Trás-os-Montes VR, which is now called Transmontano VR and no longer includes the Douro vineyards.

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