Warre's Vintage Port

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Warre’s has been leading the Port trade since it was established as the first British Port House in 1670.
Warre’s Vintage port wines combine elegance, length and balance whilst still retaining the underlying rich opulence of great Vintage Port.



This unsurpassed style is derived from the inherent characteristics of Warre’s two principal vineyards: Quinta da Cavadinha and Quinta do Retiro Antigo. They complement each other very well. Cavadinha’s location, aspect and altitude translate into a cooler ripening cycle providing the freshness, fine subtle floral aromas and ideal acidity, the latter contributing significantly to the wines’ longevity. Retiro Antigo’s location in the hotter Rio Torto Valley, combined with the fact that just over 70% of the vineyard is made up of old, mixed vines, results in wines that show great intensity, concentration and complexity. Their powerful structure also provides great staying power.

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Warre's Vintage Port, 1969

Late Bottled Vintage Port

A very rare late release of the 1969 vintage bottled in 1973.
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Price: £349.00
Stock: 2 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1966

Vintage Port

The Warre 1966 has a unique mineral-scented character that gives the port its own complexity and style.
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Price: £149.00
Stock: 7 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1960

Vintage port

** 90 Points Wine Spectator **

This wine is now beginning to reach its full maturity and is likely to be ready for drinking. As it ages further, it will begin to develop gently into a more tawny style wine. Intense, structured with a nice soft finish." Almost perfect in its maturity. Still delicious.

"A powerhouse port that has been mellowed and opened up by time. Now in its 43rd year, its tannins have softened to reveal dark fruit flavors, herbaceousness and plenty of grip in the finish." Wine Spetator, 2003.

"Masses of rich plums and prunes on the flavour. So rich – such a surprise.
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Price: £179.95
Stock: 5 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1948

Vintage Port

Warre’s Vintage port wines combine elegance, length and balance whilst still retaining the underlying rich opulence of great Vintage Port. This unsurpassed style is derived from the inherent characteristics of Warre’s two principal vineyards: Quinta da Cavadinha and Quinta do Retiro Antigo. They complement each other very well. Cavadinha’s location, aspect and altitude translate into a cooler ripening cycle providing the freshness, fine subtle floral aromas and ideal acidity, the latter contributing significantly to the wines’ longevity. Retiro Antigo’s location in the hotter Rio Torto Valley,
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Price: £1295.00
Stock: 1 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1948

Vintage Port

Warre’s Vintage port wines combine elegance, length and balance whilst still retaining the underlying rich opulence of great Vintage Port. This unsurpassed style is derived from the inherent characteristics of Warre’s two principal vineyards: Quinta da Cavadinha and Quinta do Retiro Antigo. They complement each other very well. Cavadinha’s location, aspect and altitude translate into a cooler ripening cycle providing the freshness, fine subtle floral aromas and ideal acidity, the latter contributing significantly to the wines’ longevity. Retiro Antigo’s location in the hotter Rio Torto Valley,
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Price: £1695.00
Stock: 1 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1947

Vintage Port


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Price: £695.00
Stock: 2 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1947

Vintage Port


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Price: £395.00
Stock: 1 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1947

Vintage Port (low shoulder)
Clearance £160


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Price: £160.00
Stock: 1 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1945

Vintage Port

From the Wine Spectator…'This is like a deliciously fresh bowl of fruit. Medium red-ruby with a garnet rim, a nose of cranberries and cherries, full-bodied, with sweet cranberry flavors and a lovely balance of round tannins. A wonderful glass of Port.' (Jan. 1989)

Broadbent
Variable notes, including one framboise-scented (in 1964), one woody. Showing marvellously well at the 1989 tasting of '45s in Florida: beautiful colour, lively, lovely gradation. Very forthcoming indeed fairly forceful nose, brandy evident. A powerful wine with cockle-warming alcohol, crisp, lovely texture and elegance - for me the hallmark of Warre.
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Price: £1650.00
Stock: 1 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1945

Vintage Port

The 1945 Warre is a legendary port from an exceptional year. These bottles were acquired from a close relative of the Symington family where they were well-cellared from original purchase.

From the Wine Spectator…'This is like a deliciously fresh bowl of fruit. Medium red-ruby with a garnet rim, a nose of cranberries and cherries, full-bodied, with sweet cranberry flavors and a lovely balance of round tannins. A wonderful glass of Port.' (Jan. 1989)

Broadbent
Variable notes, including one framboise-scented, (in 1964), one woody. Showing marvellously well at the 1989 tasting of '45s in Florida: beautiful colour, lively, lovely gradation.
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Price: £1650.00
Stock: 4 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1945

Vintage Port

The 1945 Warre is a legendary port from an exceptional year. These bottles were acquired from a close relative of the Symington family where they were well-cellared from original purchase.

From the Wine Spectator…'This is like a deliciously fresh bowl of fruit. Medium red-ruby with a garnet rim, a nose of cranberries and cherries, full-bodied, with sweet cranberry flavors and a lovely balance of round tannins. A wonderful glass of Port.' (Jan. 1989)

Broadbent
Variable notes, including one framboise-scented, (in 1964), one woody. Showing marvellously well at the 1989 tasting of '45s in Florida: beautiful colour, lively, lovely gradation.
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Price: £1100.00
Stock: 1 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1945

Vintage Port

The 1945 Warre is a legendary port from an exceptional year. These bottles were acquired from a close relative of the Symington family where they were well-cellared from original purchase.

From the Wine Spectator…'This is like a deliciously fresh bowl of fruit. Medium red-ruby with a garnet rim, a nose of cranberries and cherries, full-bodied, with sweet cranberry flavors and a lovely balance of round tannins. A wonderful glass of Port.' (Jan. 1989)

Broadbent
Variable notes, including one framboise-scented, (in 1964), one woody. Showing marvellously well at the 1989 tasting of '45s in Florida: beautiful colour, lively, lovely gradation.
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Price: £1650.00
Stock: 1 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1940

Colheita Port

This colheita port from the rare 1940 Vintage is a beautiful and delicate Port of great quality. This amazing wine has been aged in seasoned oak casks in the Warre's stone walled cellars in Northern Portugal and has gained fine caramel and orange-peel flavours.
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Price: £525.00
Stock: 1 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1934

Vintage Port (in neck)

Shipped for the Wine Society. 1934 is a rare vintage only shipped by 12 houses in small quantities. It is considered to be a very fine year equivalent to the great 1935 vintage and considered by some to be better. The declaration was small owing to the great depression at the time.
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Price: £995.00
Stock: 1 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1934

Vintage Port

Shipped for the Wine Society. 1934 is a rare vintage only shipped by 12 houses in small quantities. It is considered to be a very fine year equivalent to the great 1935 vintage and considered by some to be better. The declaration was small owing to the great depression at the time.
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Price: £895.00
Stock: 1 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1927

Vintage Port


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Price: £1395.00
Stock: 1 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1922

Vintage Port

Palish, rosy hue; spirity, liquorice bouquet; medium-sweet, assertive, lots of grip, high acidity.
*Michael Broadbent MW, Tasted 1993*
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Price: £1550.00
Stock: 1 in Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1997

Vintage Port

“Aromas of minerals, berries and wet earth jump out of the glass. Full-bodied and very chewy, with lots of fruit and a long finish. A tough young wine. Warre is flexing its muscles here."
James Suckling , Wine Spectator 2000
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Price: £59.95
Stock: Out of Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1977

Vintage Port

Rich and highly concentrated, it has evolved into to open into a superb Port. Fragrant cassis and prunes nose, fleshy texture, loaded with ripe berry flavours, mellow tannins and a lush fruity finish. Powerful, yet impressively balanced. The 1977s have reached the middle stage of what will prove to be a long and distinguished life. Hugely enjoyable now and it will only get better.


Reviews
"This house makes rather restrained yet rich, flavourful vintage port. Their vintage ports seem slow to develop, and have a unique mineral-scented character that gives them their own complexity and style.
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Price: £129.00
Stock: Out of Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1966

Vintage Port

The Warre 1966 has a unique mineral-scented character that gives the port its own complexity and style. The 1966 is fully mature.
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Price: £159.00
Stock: Out of Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1963

Vintage Port

Outstanding Vintage Port from one of the best vintages of the last century.

This bottle is part of a 300+ bottle 1963 port collection that was laid down as birth present. It remained perfectly stored in the original family cellars until purchase by VWP. The bottles have branded capsules and were stored unlabelled. We have added a new facsimile label for presentation purposes - if preferred, these can be supplied unlabelled.

Reviews:
“…for me this is now one of the best and most elegant of all the ‘63s. I have made a total of sixteen notes since the early 1980s when it emerged, fully fledged and totally delicious”.
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Price: £199.00
Stock: Out of Stock

Warre's Vintage Port, 1960

Vintage port CLEARANCE £120 | MID SHOULDER

** 90 Points Wine Spectator **

This wine is now beginning to reach its full maturity and is likely to be ready for drinking. As it ages further, it will begin to develop gently into a more tawny style wine. Intense, structured with a nice soft finish." Almost perfect in its maturity. Still delicious.

"A powerhouse port that has been mellowed and opened up by time. Now in its 43rd year, its tannins have softened to reveal dark fruit flavors, herbaceousness and plenty of grip in the finish." Wine Spetator, 2003.

"Masses of rich plums and prunes on the flavour. So rich – such a surprise.
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Price: £120.00
Stock: Out of Stock