Even Port Trade professionals have dream wines they have never yet tasted and would like to.
A visit to Krohn's lodges in Gaia and a tasting of their extraordinary Ports, a quinta visit and three different fabulous meals and their accompanying wines - and that was just the first 36 hours of the 2012 Fortification Tour.
Roy visits a new young Port and Douro DOC producer and tastes the small but impressive range.
Roy reviews samples of three new Ports from the Symington stable of brands: two 2010 single quinta Vintage Ports and a 1969 Colheita.
Dirk Niepoort came to Seattle for a three day visit which included plenty of food, wine and discussion, as Blair Curtis reports.
Featuring the IVBAM site - the regulator for Madeira Wine and other important Madeiran products - and a particularly wonderful video about Madeira.