Vintage Port’s recent success continues with the just-released 2019 vintage, part of a run that began in 2015. While the cool, dry growing season didn’t provide the quality for all the region's producers to declare the vintage, impressive versions are on offer along with excellent single-quinta bottlings. In general, the 2019 Ports are elegant and should mature easily over the next two decades. Get Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth’s full report, plus scores and tasting notes for 23 wines reviewed in bling tastings.
From the Feb 28, 2022, issue