Please refresh the page and retry. W hen buying fine winethe vintage is fundamental. In order to get to grips with the quality of a vintage and, ergo, the drinking quality of a wine or its investment value, you need to get to grips with vintage charts.
When it comes to wine, vintage is the big one, the thing most people tend to find complicated and confusing. But the bottom line is that it's all actually quite simple. A wine's vintage simply tells you which year the grapes were picked.
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Please refresh the page and retry. There do remain important differences in style, quality, price and longevity of individual vintages in each separate region and producer. Understanding these vintage differences can help guide you towards the vintages you might personally prefer for your tastes, a warmer year might have riper fruit aromas, whereas a cool vintage will be more savoury, for examplebut the vintage becomes of paramount importance when investing as a wine collector. Vintage guides can be a great way to get an idea of the quality of a certain vintage, but ultimately they are only a guideline.
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A wine vintage is the year in which the grapes were harvested. Wines without a vintage date: Non-vintage wine is made by blending multiple years together. Non-vintage wines are known for their consistent, house style and are usually a good value.
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Vintagein winemakingis the process of picking grapes and creating the finished product—wine see Harvest wine. A vintage wine is one made from grapes that were all, or primarily, grown and harvested in a single specified year. In certain wines, it can denote quality, as in Port winewhere Port houses make and declare vintage Port in their best years. From this tradition, a common, though not strictly correct, usage applies the term to any wine that is perceived to be particularly old or of a particularly high quality.
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