1958 Port Vintage Report
1958 ports represent a good year with some fragrant and delicate Vintage Ports, despite the rather damp weather conditions throughout. This year was declared by some, but not all, of the major Port houses.
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1958 Porto Valriz, 1958
Single Harvest/ Colheita Port
*** Silver medal - Wine Masters Challenge World Wine Contest Estoril ***
*** Gold Medal - International Wine Concourse - Oporto ***
This excellent port from the 1958 Harvest was matured in old casks before bottling in 1984. This will now keep in the bottle for at least another 20 years.
The 1958 Valriz Colheita Port displays very complex aromas of fine spices coming from the extended ageing in casks. It is a wine, that by its age deserves to be "waited for" in the glass so that it can demonstrate its complexity, both in terms of aroma and palate. With nearly 60 years of age this true rarity deserves respect. …
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Kopke Port, 1958
Kopke Port is the oldest port house. Established in 1638 by Nicolau Kopke and his son Cristiano, who came to Portugal as representatives of the Hanseatic League, the House has been run through the generations by several representatives of the Kopke family, obtaining an excellent reputation for its wines.
With amber colour and greenish hints. Refined and elegant, reveals richness in the aromatic diversity with noted of nuts, cocoa and wood splashed by a subtle vinegar denoting a great style.Full-bodied, round and concentrated mouth. The quince jam and vanilla flavours are blended with the dried fruit and the candied orange peel. …
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Martinez Vintage Port, 1958
Level very top shoulder | Unlabelled (Id from cork) | Rewaxed
Clearance | Was £295 | Now £150
Aromas of figs, walnuts, nutmeg, cinnamon, leather, raisins and a bit of ethanol. More of the same on the palate with some coffee notes.
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Constantino Vintage port, 1958
The port house Sociedad do Vinhos Porto Constantino was founded in 1877 and was a independent producer until it was acquired by the reputable Ferreira group. The 1963 Constantino from the outstanding vintage is now a mature tawny colour. On the nose the bouquet is caramel and burnt sugar. The palate has a mature and generous taste with some sweetness left. Nice long finish. A beautiful mature port.
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