Wine

Good vintage ports- how many are still out there?

Share:

Wine 8

Good vintage ports- how many are still out there?

Veggo | Feb 21, 2014 06:14 PM

I had a delivery today of '85 Dow ports from a NY merchant. When I lived in the city the 94's scored 100 by WS, but I'll expire before they are ready. I bought a couple cases of '85 and drank them all by 2002. I'll be interested to see how they have done with a little more time. (and a little more price)
I'm searching out '63's, for fun and pleasure and special company, and I can still find a few under $200, not many, they average $250 or more. I have never drank one, I gave one as a gift. A good port is probably the greatest pleasure that ever passed down my gullet. But I'm curious, how many 63's can possibly be undrunk by now? Zin, or anyone, any idea?

Want to stay up to date with this post?