Coimbra de Mattos

Port 1958 Coimbra de Mattos

Colheita Port, Valriz, Bottled 1984

Provenance: Catawiki, 6/2/2017

$ 499.00
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Size 75 cl
Vintage 1958
Alcohol 20.0 %
Bottled 1984
Classification Colheita Port
Fill level Mid neck

Port

The early 1800s was a watershed era for the vintners of Portugal’s Douro Valley, On one hand, the grape harvest of 1820, after fermenting and aging for four years, presented connoisseurs with a wine of remarkable sweetness, with “plenty of crust and plenty of color…and a well-stained cork,” according to T.G. Shaw, who recorded his views in Wine, the Vine, and the Cellar (1863), The remarkable vintage established Portuguese wine as a favorite among the British.

Coimbra de Mattos

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