Monthly Archives: February 2015

Visiting Taylor’s in Porto

The story of Taylor’s starts with Job Bearsley arriving in Porto in 1692, he was initially in the red wine trade. Job first born son Peter would also come to live in Porto and so did Peters three sons Bartholomew, … Continue reading

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Offley Colheita Porto 1997

Read all about Offley here: Visiting Offley in Porto I was given this 750 ml bottle at 20% as a present, but it was bought in a Danish super market. Red with brown notes in the colour, a deep amber … Continue reading

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Visiting Offley in Porto

Offley was founded in London in 1737 by William Offley, the company started out as a wine merchant, Offley was soon exporting wines and later began to produce its own Porto Wine. Joseph James Forrester joined the company in the … Continue reading

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