The Vintage 1997 is a beautiful purple-blue color. It has a classic Warre nose; delicate and complex. It has concentrated layers of ripe red fruits. This Port has floral flavors that expand on the palate with a robust structure on the mid-palate and an impressively lasting finish.
|Grapes||Tinta Barroca, Tinta Roriz, Touriga Francesa, Touriga Nacional|
One of the best pairings with Vintage Port is cheese (cream cheese, blue cheese and cured cheese) but it can also be enjoyed alongside many desserts, or simply on its own.
Founded in 1670, Warre’s was the first British Port company established in Portugal. It’s no exaggeration to say that the history of Warre’s is synonymous with that of Port itself.
Owned by the Symington Family Estates, the world’s leading producers of premium Port and the only British Port companies to be entirely owned and managed by one family. The Symington Family is descended from Andrew James Symington who left Scotland for Portugal in 1882.
Today this company is still operated by the remaining six members of the Symington family, the 13th generation, where every part of production is rigorously administered from the cultivation of grapes through to vinification, maturation, and sales. Warre’s premium wines are sourced from Quinta da Cavadinha and Quinta do Bom Retiro Pequeno, two of the finest estates of the Douro valley. Warre’s Ports are distinguished by their structure, power, and mellow, rich aroma and are renowned all over the world for their excellence.