From the very good and rare 1948 vintage and scoring 97/100 Parker Points, "The 1948 Graham Vintage Port was tasted alongside the behemoth that is the '48 Taylor's and to be honest, there was mere cigarette paper between the two. The difference was more in personality, this Grahams more feminine and understated, prioritizing finesse and elegance over horsepower. The nose is utterly seductive with vestiges of brambly red fruit, cigar box, dried herbs and just a touch of VA importing fieriness after a few minutes in the glass. The palate is very refined with subtle tannin, detailed and poised with faded but filigree tannin. There is something a little foursquare about this Graham: correct but nuanced. There is not a hair out of place on the finish, a Vintage Port this is utterly composed, self-aware of its grace. This postwar Port will continue to give pleasure for a number of years yet depending on provenance." Drink now - 2030. An amazing anniversary gift!
This vintage port is shipped in a deluxe silk lined wooden presentation box with four wine accessories (corkscrew, wine pourer, drip stopper & wine thermometer) [worth £17.99] at no extra cost and now includes a free gift card with your personal message and tasting and storage notes.
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A very good Vintage Port year producing Vintage Ports characterised by a rich coffee/caramel flavour. and being incredibly rich and concentrated . A note from John Symington of the Symington Port Group, which owns the well known names as W&J Graham Vintage Port, Dow Vintage Port and Warre Vintage Port, stated "Grapes looking healthy and nice and very sweet."
Graham’s vintage port house was founded in the early 1820’s by William and John Graham and entered the port trade in 1826. The first Symington began to work for the family in 1882 and in 1890 Graham’s acquired the stunning Quinta dos Malvedos which neighbours Cockburn’s Quinta Tua. All Graham vintage ports are made with grapes that are produced exclusively from terrior owned by the company so that the consistency of producing excellent vintage port can be maintained. In 1970 Graham’s was acquired by the Symington family and continued investment in state of the art winemaking equipment have ensured that vintage graham’s port will continue to be of the highest quality and enjoyed for future generations.
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