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Kopke Colheita Tawny Port 1984

  • VineThe rows of vines are traditionally planted across the slope in horizontal terraces. More recently vines have been planted up the slope (called “vinha ao alto”, meaning vertically planted).

  • SoilSchist-sandstone (greywacke), interspersed with granite in some places.

  • HeightUp to 600 metres.

  • Grape VarietiesTraditional Douro grape varieties.

Kopke Colheita Tawny Port 1984

Technical Details

  • Alcohol 20,00%
  • pH 3,57
  • Total Acidity 5,14 g/dm3
  • Reducing Sugars 142,00 g/dm3
Technical Sheet

Crafting  wine  experiences

Since  1638

Taste history with the oldest port wine house.

Every wine tells a story. Kopke’s Colheitas, however, tell a unique story. To taste a wine is to taste history and, in the case of this 1984 Colheita, it means remembering a remarkable event like the sale of the first Apple Macintosh computer.

The wine should be stored in a cool and dry place, sheltered from light and temperature uctuations, and the bottle should remain in an upright position. Over time, it is natural that sediment will form at the bottom of a bottle of Port wine.

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  • Hand-picked at the optimum time, the grapes are then destemmed, crushed and converted into wine through a process of careful maceration to extract their colour, tannins and aromas, enhanced by constant churning during fermentation. This takes place in vats (lagares) at a controlled temperature (between 28-30°C) until the right degree of sweetness (baumé) is achieved. At this point, grape brandy is added to create the final fortified wine. A wine of high quality, made from one single harvest. A Colheita wine matures in oak barrels for periods of time that can vary, but never less than 7 years. It is then bottled and sold according to the demands of the market.

  • An intense amber colour. It has a full and concentrated nose with prevailing aromas of dried fruit, notes of spice and a subtle hint of vanilla. Very well balanced in the mouth, elegant, with great character and pleasant freshness. A long and enduring finish.

  • Served chilled, it reveals all its finesse and sophistication, especially when drunk with desserts made with caramel, dried fruit and spice, such as caramel fondant with apple and ginger jelly, tarte tatin, crème brulée and medium-strength cheeses. Best served at a temperature between 12 and 14°C.

Awards & Honors

  • Concours Mondial Bruxelles 2001 - Silver Medal
  • Berliner Wein Trophy
    Berliner Wein Trophy 2013 - Grand Gold Medal
  • Berliner Wein Trophy
    Berliner Wein Trophy 2016 - Great Gold
  • Concourse Mondial Bruxelles Grand Gold Medal_by Buro
    Concours Mondial Bruxelles 2016 - Grand Gold
  • Decanter_Gold Award_
    Decanter World Wine Awards 2016 - Gold
  • Wine Spectator 500x250
    Wine Spectator 2014 - 90 pts
  • Robert Parker
    Robert Parker 2016 - 93 pts
  • Wine Enthusiast
    Wine Enthusiast 2016 - 95 pts
  • Wine Spectator 500x250
    Wine Spectator 2016 - 93 pts
  • Wine Enthusiast
    Wine Enthusiast 2016 - 95 pts

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