1964
Wine and Port

1964 Wine and Port

1964 Wine Vintage Report

1964 Italian :

1964 wine vintage: An outstanding 5-star vintage in Piedmont and Tuscany that produced wines of immense grandeur. The depth of the bouquet and the fullness of the of its flavour came together with rounded tannins to produce immense wines of character and dimension. Growers could leave the grapes on the vine to become ripe and harvest went on until mid-November. A long harvest and a large crop in terms of

1964 Bordeaux :

The 1964 Wine Vintage produced favoured the right bank which produced some opulent, concentrated wines with high alcohol, an opaque colour, super length and unbridled power. The harvest and weather favoured those producers on the right bank who harvested early (Graves, St Emilion and Pomerol). All of these wines reached the peak of their maturity two decades ago, but show little signs of decline today. They will probably last for another decade.

1964 Vintage Port :

1964-vintage-port The 1964 port vintage was a challenging year due to fluctuating weather conditions. A small amount of single quinta port was made but it is very rare. Some excellent single harvest Colheitas were produced in this year. The weather at the start of the year was unsettled with rain and thunderstorms at the end of July. These were followed by a hot, dry August which developed the vines. The hot weather continued throughout the season and into the harvest when it began to fluctuate. The grapes were more raisin than the winemakers would like and this is reflected in the port produced. Our recommendation is for the single harvest colheita ports as these are drinking very well. They also have the added advantage that they can be savoured over several months after opening.

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1964 Barbaresco

Light garnet color in the glass, little dusty looking. Nose of leather, spice, camphor and a bit of pepper. Flavors of tart berries, raspberries, cherries and a bit of spice.
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1964 Barbaresco

Angelo Gaja's Infernot is a wines from an outstanding vintage that has been matured in the coldest and darkest corner of the Gaja cellars.

This wine has loads of leather, strawberries and gentle smoke on the nose.
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1964 Barbaresco

From the good 1964 Italian vintage, This Barbaresco has a beautiful earthy red colour. There is a massive nose exploding out of the glass, with cherries, spices, vanilla cream, floral notes, and earth.
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1964 Barbaresco

The 1964 Musso has In the glass this wine has a solid red core with red/orange on the rim. On the nose, there's cedar, mushrooms, and a bit of light cherry.
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1964 Barbaresco

In the glass this wine has a solid red core with red/orange on the rim. On the nose, there's cedar, mushrooms, and a bit of light cherry. On the palate, a woody note - teak or rosewood perhaps, with cedar.
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1964 Barbera

Lots of red fruit on the nose, with earthy undertones. Some tannins still and impressively weighty on the palate. A wonderful wine.
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1964 Barolo

A lightly perfumed and fruity bouquets leads to a still fairly concentrated wine, full in the mouth with tannins mellowing but ready to go on in the bottle.
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1964 Barolo

Barolo lies just south-west of Alba in Italy's north-western Piedmont region. It is considered one of the finest and longest-lived wines, often referred to as 'the king of wines and the wine of kings'.
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1964 Barolo

Barolo lies just south-west of Alba in Italy's north-western Piedmont region. It is considered one of the finest and longest-lived wines, often referred to as 'the king of wines and the wine of kings'.
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