Wine and Port

Special Offers

Please find below our special offers for 1985 Wine and Port. Our specials change frequently so please check the site regularly.

Five Roses , 1985

Leone di Castris- (Clearance sale/excluded from our guarantee, Now only £15- Sold only as a Curio/ Novelty from the Italian 1985 vintage).

Negroamaro, Black Malvasia of Lecce. Brilliant Cherry-Red Colour. Aroma. Heady scents of blueberry and red currant and a floral hint of rose.

Five Roses was one of Italy’s first quality rosé wines. The blend is 90% Negroamaro and 10% Malvasia Nera.

Price: £15.00 (4 in Stock)

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Taylor's Port, 1985

Vintage Port

These ports have been shipped to us from Taylors cellars in Oporto and are in pristine condition.

Medium ruby. Beautiful aromas of flowers and fresh plum, with hints of stems. Full-bodied and medium-sweet, with gorgeous silky tannins and a long, long finish. This 1985 Port vintage is just starting to come around and offers wonderful flavors. Long life ahead, but ready to try.
(Wine Spectator - Jun 2008)

Review: "Typical for Taylor's. Notes of woodspice and pepper, very slightly spirity. Nevertheless, a delicious texture on entry, supple and stylish, although with a very firm weight, firm tannins and good acids.

Price: £89.95 (12 in Stock)

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Dow's Port, 1985


***90 Points Critics' Score, Aggregated***

***Ex Cellar's Release***

"Drinking beautifully now at early optimal maturity, this has at least another few years of development in front of it and many years of drinking pleasure after that. Now it is nicely developed, well integrated, juicy and ripe with a nice balance between its power, weight, and texture; it is succulent but still elegant. Delicious. Really excellent."
On-Line Publication of Spec’s Update 12/2005

Price: £84.95 (0 in Stock)

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Salice, 1985

Leone di Castris. (Clearance sale- Was £49.95, Now only £27- Sold only as a Curio/ Novelty from the Italian 1985 vintage).

Salice Salentino is a DOC of the Puglia wine region in south-eastern Italy. Created in 1976, its original incarnation exclusively covered red wines, but the rules were modified first in 1990 and then again in 2010, and now permit white and rose wines too. The catchment area for the wines centers on the small town of Salice on the Salento peninsula, and spreads out to the north and west.

Price: £27.00 (0 in Stock)

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