Original
10 Ratings
Cockburn Vintage Port Portugal

Wine Details

Vineyard

Cockburn

Varietal

Port

Style

Fortified

Region

DouroPortugal

Wine Description

(From 1991 Vintage) A harmonious wine. Good, deep-purple color and fragrant raspberry and earthy aromas. Full-bodied yet reserved, with fine, full tannins and a long, delicious finish.

Winemaker's Notes

"Potentially one of the most compelling wines of the vintage, this inky black/purple-colored 2000 exhibits notes of scorched earth, melted asphalt, blackberry liqueur, and a pungent, penetrating intensity that reverberates in the mouth as well as the head. Full-bodied, massive, and concentrated, with a 45-second finish. This thrilling effort should drink well between 2010-2035."-Wine Advocate Simply put, Cockburn’s Vintage Port is the best of the best — the best wine of one superior year blended...

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    Sweet and strong

    over 4 years
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