Founded in 1820, Graham's owns two of the best properties in the Douro Valley: Quinta dos Malvedos and Quinta do Tua, where the quality of its wines is exceptional with excellent structure, richness, and complexity. Graham's is a company owned by the Symington family, which produce Port Wine since the 19th century. Graham's is recognized as one of the leading producers of Vintage Port. His Vintage Port 2007 garnered 97 points (out of a possible 100), awarded by Robert Parker, the world's most acclaimed wine critic, who wrote: "The wine of the year ... an extraordinary feat." Vanguard of oenological innovation. A massive port, powerful and superlative, complex and with fruit in abundance. Well balanced and with elegant harmony, this excellent Graham's 1977 Vintage Port is considered one of the best vintage wines of the second half of the 20th century and is considered by many to be an incomparable wine.
Graham's 1977 Vintage Port was produced in ideal conditions throughout the growing season, as well as during the subsequent harvest. Graham’s style is also the result of the premium quality of the five main vineyards that go into the Vintage blend. Being amongst the best properties in the Douro these are what make Graham’s Vintage Ports stand out at the most respected international tasting competitions.
Graham's 1977 Vintage Port is black-purple in colour, has a great depth of very ripe, viscous, unctuous, plummy, tarry fruit and significant tannin in its long finish.
Store and Serve Advice:
Store the bottle horizontally in a dark place with constant temperature, ideally between 12ºC and 15ºC.