Krohn Vintage 2003
- Douro, Portugal
- Wiese & Krohn
- Touriga National
Krohn make exceptioanl Ports and have been producing Vintage Port since 1957 and the 2003 Krohn Vinatge Port was a Gold medal winner. The 2003 has been one of the second highest scoring vintages since the legendary 1948 vintage and equal to the great 1963 vintage. A hot year across Europe producing rich, powerful Ports that will live on for many decades. Weise & Krohn are now owned by the Taylor Fladgate partnership.
This Krohn 2003 Vintage Port is balanced, fresh and aromatic, with lovely ripe fruit and rich, powerful tannins; some classics.
Wiese and Krohn were founded in 1865 by two Norwegians named Theodor Wiese & Dankert Krohn. The Krohn estate, Quinta do Retiro Novo is based in the Rio Torto Valley.