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Availability of 2011 Vintage Ports in USA

April 24, 2013
Question by: Nathan, USA

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Hello,  I would like to know when 2011 vintage ports, in particular Graham's, will be available for purchase in the United States.

Finding 2010 Vintage Ports in the USA

April 10, 2013
Question by: Dylan, Atlanta, GA, USA

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I'm in Atlanta, Georgia and am desperately trying to source all of your 2010 vintage port releases. Any help you can provide locating a distributor or retailer would be a huge help!!!  Thanks!

Price of a Specific Port Wine

March 15, 2013
Question by: William, Duluth, MN

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What is the price of a 750 ml bottle of W.&J. Graham's 1980 Vintage Porto bottled 1982?

2012 Vintage Ports

December 24, 2012
Question by: Craig, Colorado Spring, USA

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Like many, I am looking to purchase a vintage Port for my grandchild born several weeks ago.  Is there a way to get on a list from different vineyards to be notified about availability?  I would like to be able to give a Christmas card that indicates that a bottle will be forth coming in the future, and don't know how to start the process.

2006 Vintage Ports

October 6, 2012
Question by: Kevin, Austin, USA

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Need advice on purchasing a Vintage year Port near 2006.  I would like to purchase a vintage port near the year of my son's birth to share with him when he turns 21.  He was born in 2006, and I would like to pick a vintage year close in time to his birth.  Any recommendations?

American Fortified Wine

September 23, 2012
Question by: George, Maine, USA

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I have a bottle of 1976 Vintage Port Christan Brothers.  Should it still be good if stored properly?  And if i were to sell it, how much is it worth?

Change in Bottle Design

May 24, 2012
Question by: Dorsey, USA

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I am sooo distressed.  When you changed the Cockburn Port bottle you added the dimple in the bottom.  I have been making a water glass set from those bottles and now I can't complete the set.  I didn't mind the bigger logo.... it still would fit in but with the dimple, they no longer can be made into glasses. :-(   Just wanted you to know that change is not appreciated.  The port was fabulous before and it didn't need a dimple in the bottle to be any better.

Global Availability of Port Wines

May 11, 2012
Question by: Jeff, New York, USA

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For a globally recognized brand, why are some ports only bottled for a particular region and not brought over this side of the pond?  For example the Grahams 1952?

Finding Old Ports In the USA

May 9, 2012
Question by: Lori, Wilmington DE, USA

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I am looking for a 1962 bottle of Port for my husbands 50th birthday. I see on your site there is Graham's Quinta dos Malvedos and Dow's Quinta do Bomfim. Do you know where I can purchase a bottle in the United States?  Thanks in advance for your help!

Purchasing 2010 Vintage Ports - USA

May 9, 2012
Question by: Mark, Wisconsin, USA

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I am interested in purchasing Dow’s Quinta da Senhora da Ribeira Vintage Port 2010 in commemoration of the birth of my first child in 2010.  Are there any online distributors who sell this vintage?

Buying Port in Pennsylvania

May 8, 2012
Question by: Steven, Pennsylvania, USA

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I had a question regarding purchasing Port wine online.  I live in the state of Pennsylvania which does not obtain, at least in my immediate area, a vast selection of Port wines, in particular Vintage Ports.  I was curious to know your recommendations of reputable importers or websites where I could purchase Port wine.  I am always concerned that some importers or warehouses don't properly store wine, thus I would pay for a poorly stored or kept wine.

Pricing of Old Vintages

April 23, 2012

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How much should I pay for a bottle of 1970 vintage port?

Finding Port In the USA

February 1, 2012
Question by: Daroyl, Mauretown, USA

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Hello!  Your website is fantastic. I have been enjoying a wonderful bottle of Dow LBV.  I have one small child, and one on the way, can I order through the website, or do I have to wait until it finds its way to the U.S?

1952 Vintage Port

January 27, 2012
Question by: Thomas, San Diego, CA, USA

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i need to find a bottle for a birthday.  I am in Los Angeles and looking for the year 1952.

1989 Vintage Ports

September 12, 2011
Question by: Larry, Orlando, USA

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Hello,  I need to buy a 1989 vintage port to celebrate an occasion. My daughter will be graduating college within a year and she was born in 1989. We are going to toast to her graduation and I thought it would be special to do that with a really nice bottle of a vintage port that was made in 1989. Can you give me suggestions on what to look for? I would like to stay in the $75-$200 range.  Thank you

1983 Smith Woodhouse

July 21, 2011
Question by: Carl, Woodbridge, USA

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I just recently purchased a bottle of 1983 Vintage Porto, Smith Woodhouse bottled 1985, would like some information.  I keep an inventory of my wines and i can't find anything on this bottle. Cost of bottle. was the last bottle. would like more, where could I find it in the USA? Would like some tasting notes, etc. Thanking you in advance.

Dow's 1977

July 12, 2011
Question by: Mitchell, Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I have purchased several bottles of 1977 Dow's at auction. Each has a different label (with different US importers) and one has an embossed bottle with "1977".  Are the different labels and bottles common, or should I worry about having a counterfeit or two in the mix?

Recommendation for Port as a Gift

June 7, 2011
Question by: Joy, USA

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Hi,  I am trying to find a nice port to gift to someone who is fairly knowledgeable on ports. My price range is $500 to $1000 (give or take). I want something really nice and impressive but I, of course, want to get a good deal. Can you help? The bottle would need to be delivered in the New York/New Jersey area.   Thank you! 



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