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Value of Australian Fortified Wines

April 17, 2012
Question by: John, Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia


Can you please estimate what these bottles are worth as I am interested in selling them:  Vintage Port 1980 - ITALY World Cup winner - Bottled for Alexander and Paterson, North Melbourne, Victoria. Produce of Australia X 4 bottles, 75mls, with photos of the team on each bottle


Hi John, Just as sparkling wine made outside of Champagne, France, is not strictly "Champagne" so fortified wines made outside of the Douro region of Portugal are not strictly "Ports."   As makers of true Port here in Portugal, and not active in the secondary market for Port or any other wines, Symington Family Estates are not well placed to help you on this query.  We would suggest you contact a specialist wine merchant in your area who could advise you on the secondary market for these wines, or one of the auction houses which routinely handle wine, such as Bonham's, Christie's or Sotheby's, all of which have contacts in Australia.

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