1952 Wine and Port Vintage

Vintage Port:


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A few shippers produced some reasonable 1952 ports, although it was only a small production - not a declared year. Colheita (single harvest tawny) Ports from this year are lovely, and would make an excellent 70 year old wine gift for a birthday or anniversary celebration this year.
 
Italian: Long lasting 1952 wines such as Barolo are still drinking well.
 
Bordeaux: 1952 was a fine year for Bordeaux Wines, with the right bank (St-Emilion and Pomerol) on top form.
 

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70 Years of Messias Tawny Port

40yr Messias and 30yr Messias Tawnies, 2x75cl (in a double dark mocha leather effect gift box as illustrated)

A wonderful gift for a 1949, 70th Birthday or Anniversary.
This double gift box contains two 75cl bottles of 30 year old and 40 year old Rich Tawny Port which add up to 70 Years.

Messias 40 year old port:

This lovely 40 year old has a wonderful tawny colour and is fragrant with a vivid roast almond and summer fruits flavour. It is full of personality, has a lively richness and a mouth watering finish.

Messias 30 Year Old Tawny Port:
This 30-year-old tawny from Messias shows incredible length a deep, old gold colour with hints of dried fruit and honey offsetting the rich nutty aromas.
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Price: $207.84 USD
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Burmester Port, 1952

Colheita Port in branded wooden case

We are delighted to offer a UK exclusive on Burmester Colheita Ports.


Reviews:
"(2015) Lovely dark caramel colour, with some truffle and tea notes, edges of olive and green fruits (fig). The maturity on the palate is obvious, again with fabulous sweetness and brown sugar richness, Muscovado and walnuts, but the hallmark of the fresh orange and lemon acidity plays against that and the coffee and walnut cake sweetness and richness." Tom Cannavan Winepages.com

95 Points Wine Advocate - Mark Squire Mar 2016
The 1952 Colheita, bottled in November 2015, is a field blend coming in at 127.9 grams per liter of residual sugar.
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Price: $690.47 USD
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Chateau Latour, 1952

Pauillac 1er Grand Cru Classe -
mid/upper shoulder Bin soiled label

"Tasted at the Ledbury 1950/1952 dinner. Although this vintage of Latour does not have a great reputation, I actually found a lot to admire here. It has an attractive bouquet, dusty black fruits at first but clearing with aeration to reveal a most floral aromatic profile: rose petals in an old antique vase, subtle wild mint notes and a touch of peppermint. The palate is medium-bodied with impressive delineation considering its age: notes of crushed strawberry, cedar, orange rind and tobacco. As with most wines from this vintage, it is austere on the finish, but this Latour has a femininity rarely found at this First Growth estate.
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Price: $969.44 USD
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Cognac, 1952

T Hine Cognac


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Price: $1,248.42 USD
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Madeira, 1952

MBV - Tinta Negra - Bottled by Barbeito

This is a rare and very limited release of the 1952 Madeira from the family cellars. That we were able to acquire. bottled in 2017. The bottles are in perfect condition.

Reviews "There is something ethereal about tasting such a rare vintage. The 1952 Tinta Negra is very dry as one would expect from this style of Madeira. There is a huge amount happening on the complexity front with some bitter nut skin notes with dried flowers and citrus pith. Although quite dry, this does not come across as too severe. An electric wine that is astonishingly refreshing. Massive finish that goes on and on.
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Price: $816.01 USD
Stock: 10 in Stock

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Messias Port, 1952

Colheita- Single Harvest Tawny Port

The Messias colheita port from the outstanding 1952 vintage has been aged in a barrel until bottling in 2017.
The extended barrel aging has given this wine a complex fusion of dried fruit and cedar notes. On the palate the wine is smooth and full bodies with plenty nuts and sweet fruit on the palate, fine balance. A tremendous finish which goes on forever. There's no question about the quality on display here.

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Price: $626.30 USD
Stock: 40 in Stock

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Niepoort Port, 1952

Colheita Port

This wine has light tinges of ruby in the heart of this wine that mostly show a well-evolved color. Initially there was a minty note that will delight port lovers. Concentrated flavours and good length on the finish. This wine has plenty of life left
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Price: $662.57 USD
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Niepoort Port, 1952

Colheita Port (Traditional Bottle)

This wine has light tinges of ruby in the heart of this wine that mostly show a well-evolved color. Initially there was a minty note that will delight port lovers. Concentrated flavours and good length on the finish. This wine has plenty of life left
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Price: $829.96 USD
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Sherry, 1952

Harvey's Bristol Milk Sherry
Bottled in 1952 - LEVEL MID SHOULDER

This Bristol Cream sherry wine, was bottled in 1952. An intense sherry that balances sweet and bitter notes with hints of nuts and oranges.

In the late 17th century, sweetened Oloroso was hugely popular in the UK. It was known as milk sherry or Bristol Milk, because most of the sherry trade to the UK was passing through the port of Bristol. Different types of wines arrived in Bristol and they were blended to create a sweet, smooth mixture.

Serving Suggestion:
Enjoy around 15 degrees Celsius with blue cheese or desserts.
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Price: $418.47 USD
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Taylor's 70 Years of Port, 1952

Half bottles of 40 and 30 year old Taylor's Tawny ports ***Presented in our Double Leather Effect Gift Box***

Description and Reviews:
All 37.5cl (Half) Bottles. A wonderful gift for a 70th Birthday or 70th Anniversary.

This double gift box contains two 37.5 cl bottles of Rich Tawny Port:

One 30 year old port(Scoring 92/100 Parker points. This is a fine pale orange brown with a taste of fruit cordial and honey and lemons. It is elegant with fine balance and poise with subtle acidity and a lovely nutty finish. Gold medal winner Decanter awards '04.

One 40 year old port with a wonderful tawny colour and is fragrant with a vivid roast almond and summer fruits flavour. It is full of personality, has a lively richness and a mouth watering finish.
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Price: $207.84 USD
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Taylor's 70 Years of Tawny Port Gift, 1952

40yr Taylor's and 30yr Taylor's ***Presented in our Double Leather Effect Gift Box***

A wonderful gift for a 70th Birthday or Anniversary.

This double gift box contains two 75cl bottles of Rich Tawny Port:

One 30 year old port: Scoring 92/100 Parker points, this is a fine pale orange brown with a taste of fruit cordial and honey and lemons. It is elegant with fine balance and poise with subtle acidity and a lovely nutty finish. This 30-year-old tawny from Taylor's own vineyards shows incredible length and a deep, old gold colour with hints of dried fruit and honey offsetting the rich nutty aromas. Lush, silky richness with an elegant, slightly austere quality which is quite distinctive.
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Price: $277.58 USD
Stock: 8 in Stock

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70 Years of Burmester Tawny Port, 1952

40yr and 30yr Burmester Tawnies, 2x75cl (in a double dark mocha leather effect gift box as illustrated)

All 75cl Bottles. A wonderful gift for a 70th Birthday or Anniversary.

This double gift box contains two 75cl bottles of Rich Tawny Port:

Burmester 40 year old port:
*** Gold Medal at the 2015 International Wine Challenge ***
Bright tawny colour, with greenish nuances. Presents a bouquet with intense aromas of dried fruits, delicate spices notes and a sweet touch of honey. In the taste it is full, unctuous and velvety. This wine overflows seduction and an enormous refinement. A feeling that is extended in the long and complex finish.

Burmester 30 Year Old Tawny Port:
This 30-year-old tawny from Burmester is our absolute favourite! Deep tawny colour with greenish hints.
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Price: $249.68 USD
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Chateau Cheval Blanc, 1952

St. Emilion Grand Cru (Low Shoulder Level)
John Harvey & Sons Label

Château Cheval Blanc is a property in the Saint-Émilion region of Bordeaux, classified with the top ranking of Premier Grand Cru Classé A. It is regarded by many as the greatest wine of the appellation, and is certainly the most famous Cabernet Franc-based wine in the world. Typically the grand vin is lush and full bodied with great weight of fruit. It tends to require 10 years of bottle age and the best vintages can last half a century or more.
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Price: $550.98 USD
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Chateau Soutard, 1952

St Emilion Grand Cru Classe


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Madeira, 1952

Verdelho


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Price: $453.34 USD
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