Port is my passion, and I try and discover the hidden gems within the port trade. Sure, I love a great, aged vintage port from the most famous names, but when it is an affordable, tasty port you are after, you really can't beat the smaller guys. Pocas is a particular favourite, as is Churchills and don't forget the Quinta producers too.
My favourite producers
Calem | Churchills Port | W & J Graham | Krohn | Pocas | Ramos Pinto | Quinta de la Rosa | Quinta do Silval
Only 1 leftPorto Pocas White Port 75cl
"Very refreshing, lots of tropical fruit focusing on pineapple and banana. A delicious white port." Pocas was founded just before the end of the First World War when Manoel Domingues Pocas Jr decided to set up his own port company....
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Quinta do Silval Magalhaes Dry White Port 50cl
"Pear, apple and fresh white fruits" Quinta do Silval has been a well known port producer since the 1800’s. The Estate has 22 hectares of vineyards spread across the famous parishes of Vale de Mendiz and Roncão, about 6 Km...
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Churchills Dry White Port 50cl
This ten years old Dry White Port is a delicious aperitif wine, but also goes perfectly with smoked salmon, olives, almonds... it is so so flexible. With nutmeg and eucalyptus aromas, there is a lovely, long, complex spicy palate. Perhaps one...
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Ramos Pinto LBV 2014 75cl
"Deep red in colour with an intensely fruity aroma of ripe raspberries and a hint of chocolate. Elegant on the palate, with excellent body and power. Ripe tannins and a long, decadent, anise spiced finish." Founded in 1880 by Adriano...
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Only 1 leftPorto Pocas Vintage 1996 75cl
"Full red. Very rich of ripe red fruits. Notes of rock-rose and violets. Full bodied and rich on the palate, showing a remarkable, long lasting and persistent finish." Pocas was founded just before the end of the First World War...
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Only 1 leftSandeman Quinta do Seixo Vintage Port 2015
"Deep purple in colour, almost opaque. Intense, powerful aromas of cherries, raspberries, plums and blueberries mingle with spicy notes reminiscent of pepper and nutmeg, and touches of resin and cedar wood. It has a taut structure with firm tannins, good...
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14% offDows Vintage 2003 75cl

Dows Vintage 2003 75cl

£59.95 £69.95

"A wonderful vintage port, just starting to get mature and soft. Big bold flavours of blueberry and cherry mixed with blackberries, tobacco and leather. This wine has ages to go, so don't feel you need to drink it now!" Wine...
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Calem Vintage Port 1985 75cl
A delicious mature vintage port from this brilliant (and underrated) producer. Rich red berries with some sexy spicy flavours coming out, it builds with chocolate notes and then some brandy hints on the finish. Just lovely.
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Calem Colheita Port 1961 75cl
A wonderous old wine - raisins, tree bark, leather, asian spices... a never ending flavour that you just keep tasting long after your glass is empty! Just beautiful and balanced.  If you, or a friend or relative, love port, PLEASE...
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