Taylor / Graham Comparative Port Tasting

Taylors & Grahams Port Masterclass

Thursday 21st October

at 6.00pm

New Bond Street


 The background to the production of Graham’s and Taylor’s Vintage Ports will be explained by the Managing Directors of the two companies; Paul Symington for Grahams and Adrian Bridge for Taylors.  The best 6 vintages of the last 40 years ,1970, 1977, 1985, 1994, 2000, 2007, will be tasted side by side and Richard Mayson , the well-known writer on Port,  will act as moderator.

 This is a rare opportunity to compare the styles of two of the finest Vintage Ports on the market under the tutorship of the leading experts on the subject.  Places are strictly limited and  tickets are currently available at £95 per head.  To reserve your place please contact Harriet Joll at wine@bonhams.com or telephone 08700 273622.


Location: Bonhams, London


19 - 20 An outstanding wine (*****)

17 – 18 An excellent wine in its class, highly recommended (****)

15 - 16 A good wine, with much to recommend it (***)

13 - 14 An enjoyable but simple, straightforward wine (**)

10 – 12 A very ordinary wine without faults but with no great merit (*)

8 - 10 Disagreeable (no stars)

Below 8 Faulty