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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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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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Visiting Graham’s in Porto

Graham’s was founded in 1820 by the brothers William and John Graham. In 1890 they made a far sighted move and as one of the first port producers, they bought their own wine yard. The now famous Quinta dos Malvedos. … Continue reading

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