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Seppelt `Para Liqueur Vintage` Port 1944 (1x 750ml), Barossa. cork.

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Condition: Cellared

Buyers premium: 17.50%

Lot Number: 0013-2472836

Part of Sale: Spirits & Ports ~ Ft. Rare & Discontinued Japanese Whiskies

GST: Inclusive

Liquor Act 2007: It is against the law to sell or supply alcohol to, or to obtain alcohol on behalf of, a person under the age of 18 years. Liquor licence LIQP770010049

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Closed: 19/06/2019 9.00 PM AEST


First released in 1953, Para Liqueur Tawny, is an important symbol of Australia’s fine wine tradition. This wine is commonly known as ‘Para Port’ and is based on Grenache, Shiraz and Mataro, matured in seasoned oak barrels for around 28 years. Nowadays Para Port is a 100% single-vintage fortified wine matured in seasoned oak barrels for around 28 years. A warm environment promotes evaporation, concentration of aromas and flavours, and increased viscosity. About 3% or so is lost each year is referred to as ‘the angels’ share. This ‘tawny’ style, at 19% alc/vol, offers rich fruit complexity, generous panforte/ raisin flavours, superb density and great length. The first releases under the marque were 1922, 1925, 1927, 1930, 1933, 1939, 1944 and 1947. The vintage date, however, related to the oldest component of the blend, which conflicted with then-new labelling standards. A series of ‘catch-up’ bottlings numbered 101-126 followed and these eventually made way for the release of the first 100% single vintage wine (the 1976, released in 2004).

SA - Barossa
SA - Barossa
Grape Style
Fortified Wine
Closure Type
Cork closure


Bidding History

Bidding Details Bid Time Bid Price Bid Qty Win Qty
R.L - Glengowrie SA19/06/2019 8.44.48 PM AESTAU $154 11
M.O - Artarmon NSW14/06/2019 6.20.52 PM AESTAU $149 10
r.d - Glen Waverley VIC18/06/2019 10.03.59 PM AESTAU $129 10
M.B - Wagstaffe NSW18/06/2019 8.38.04 PM AESTAU $109 10
P.C - Nudgee QLD15/06/2019 11.33.00 AM AESTAU $99 10
P.W - Salisbury Downs SA13/06/2019 12.05.40 PM AESTAU $89 10
D.C - Pagewood NSW13/06/2019 6.04.58 PM AESTAU $44 10
L.d - Floreat WA13/06/2019 8.12.14 AM AESTAU $14 10
M.D - CRANBOURNE NORTH VIC13/06/2019 4.38.35 AM AESTAU $9 10
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