Kopke Port is the oldest port house. Established in 1638 by Christiano Kopke and his son, Nicolau Kopke who came to Portugal as representatives of the Hanseatic League, the House of Kopke is the eldest Porto wine export firm. Through many generations, the Company was run by several representatives of the Kopke family, obtaining an excellent reputation for its wines.
Reviews: "With a light amber colour, reveals a nose full of elegance and character, where the dried fruits are blended with the light sensations of chocolate and coffee. In the mouth it’s an attractive, velvety and involving wine.
Price: £149.00 (3 in Stock)
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'. Wine production is strictly limited to the vineyards located on steep hills around the towns of Barolo, La Morra, Castiglione Falletto, Serralunga d'Alba and Monforte d'Alba, Despite the different characteristics of these wines due to the varied terroir, they do display similar traits. These include a garnet color, powerful structure, firm tannins and high levels of acidity and alcohol, with the capacity to age for many years.
Price: £129.00 (25 in Stock)
1964 Taylors Single Harvest Port Includes Taylors presentation box (Special offer was £169.95 now £139)
This is a new release of a rich, mellow and spicy 1964 Single Harvest Port one of only 2000 bottles.
It is presented in a classic Taylor’s frosted bottle, and packaged in a high quality beech-wood box.
During its five decades of ageing in oak casks, this wine has taken on an attractive pale mahogany colour with olive amber highlights. On the nose the wine displays fine oaky aromas and complex spicy, nutty, cigar box notes against a warm mellow background of butterscotch and molasses. The smooth velvety palate is lifted by a crisp acidity which gives the wine an attractive freshness in spite of its age.
Price: £139.00 (1 in Stock)
Light red/brown colour. The nose is mostly alcohol with spice type tones too. The taste is a currant orange vanilla blend, very pleasing
Price: £30.00 (1 in Stock)
Angelo Gaja Infernot *** LAST BOTTLE *** (11 sold)
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.
On the palate this has beautiful sweet strawberries, fine acidity and is very much a vivid wine still, at 50 years of age. Lovely!
Plain and simple, Angelo Gaja is the biggest name in Italian wine. The Gaja winery was founded by Giovanni Gaja in 1859 and has been owned and operated by five generations of the Gaja family, with Angelo Gaja running the operation since the 1960s.
Price: £495.00 (1 in Stock)
Scanavino Giovanni *** LAST BOTTLE ***
The 1964 Scanavino 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. On the palate, a woody note - teak or rosewood perhaps, with cedar. Rather ethereal. With time, lovely fruit emerges and the wine shows gorgeous, elegant maraschino notes. Mushrooms round out the earthy side of this. Given its age this is still a wonderful, complete wine.
Price: £89.00 (1 in Stock)
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. Tart acidity, resolved tannins, medium to full body.
Price: £119.95 (1 in Stock)
Bersano - Riserva Speciale
Barbaresco is one of the great wines of Italy's north-western Piedmont region. This aristocratic red has its vineyards situated in the Langhe, on the right-hand side of the Tanaro river and extending from the area north-east of Alba to the communes of Barbaresco, Nieve and Treiso. The dominant variety grown is Nebbiolo, but Dolcetto and Barbera also play a part. The vines are generally grown on limestone-rich marl soils. similar to the Tortonium soils of the Barolo and La Morra areas in Barolo. Similar to its more famous sibling Barolo, Barbaresco is made from 100% Nebbiolo and shares its cult status as one of the finest wines in the world.
Price: £99.00 (1 in Stock)
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. There is a smooth velvet core, an endless finish, with lots of layers and a meaty quality. Outstanding! This wine is ready for drinking now
Price: £119.00 (1 in Stock)
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. On the palate, a woody note - teak or rosewood perhaps, with cedar. Rather ethereal. With time, lovely fruit emerges and the wine shows gorgeous, elegant maraschino notes. Mushrooms round out the earthy side of this. Given its age this is still a wonderful, complete wine.
Price: £99.00 (2 in Stock)