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What is Vintage Port? | Tim Smith | SommelierQA.com

What is Vintage Port?

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Traditional Port is produced from indigenous Portuguese varietals such as Touriga Nacional and Tinto Roriz among others, only in the Douro region of Portugal. Vintage Port is only produced in excellent vintages and is aged in cask for at least a year, then longer in bottle before release. Vintage Port ..