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Date Printed: 9/21/2014
Taylor Fladgate Vintage Port 2007
Taylor Fladgate Vintage Port 2007
(search item no. 100290)
collectible wine

Wine Spectator rating: 97 points
Wine Enthusiast rating: 95 points
PRICE ON 9/21/2014: $89.00

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 The Wine Advocate rating: 98 points
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 97 points
2011 Wine Enthusiast rating: 97 points
2011 Wine & Spirits rating: 97 points
2011 James Suckling rating: 96 points
2009 The Wine Advocate rating: 97 points
2009 Wine Enthusiast rating: 96 points
2009 Wine Spectator rating: 94 points
2003 The Wine Advocate rating: 98 points
2003 Wine Enthusiast rating: 97 points
2003 Wine & Spirits rating: 96 points
2003 Wine Spectator rating: 94 points
2000 The Wine Advocate rating: 98 points
2000 Wine Spectator rating: 95 points
1997 The Wine Advocate rating: 96 points
1997 Wine Enthusiast rating: 96 points
1997 International Wine Cellar rating: 95 points
1997 Wine Spectator rating: 94 points
1994 Wine Spectator rating: 100 points
1994 The Wine Advocate rating: 97 points
1977 Wine Spectator rating: 98 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The 1994 vintage of this wine was ranked #2 on the Wine Spectator's Top 10 Wines of 1997

Opaque purple black color with a narrow violet rim. Characteristically stylish and racy, with a nose of dense blackcurrant and woodland fruit overlaid with discreet herbal nuances and scents of violet and rose petals. As usual the classic Taylor Fladgate elegance and understatement conceal the wine's inner strength and stamina. On the palate it displays the lean, sinewy and tightly knit tannins which are so much a feature of the house style and the vibrant and clearly delineated fruit flavors which are the hallmark of the 2007 vintage.

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About Taylor Fladgate:

Taylor's is now into its fourth century: one of the very oldest of the Port companies. It is the last totally independent company of the original British Port houses-and is still family owned and managed. It is run today from Oporto by descendants of the Yeatman and Fladgate families, both of which have been partners in the firm since the 1830s. For more than 300 years Taylor's name has been synonymous with consistent excellence in Port.