Churchill’s favourite Port released

20th November, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Symington has released a special edition Graham’s Six Grapes Old Vines – Winston Churchill’s favoured Port – to commemorate 100 years of its Six Grapes blend.

Winston Churchill was known to be extremely loyal to his favourite alcohol brands, his love of Pol Roger well-documented, with Port being no different.

Graham’s Vintage Character Port, the name previously given to Six Grapes by merchants in the UK, was a personal favourite of Sir Winston Churchill with invoices from his wine merchant, Hatch, Mansfield and Co., indicating it was the only brand of Port the politician had ordered throughout his lifetime.

The receipts, taken from The Churchill Archives at Cambridge University, also show orders for quantities of Fine Old Amontillado Sherry and Fine Old Liquor brandy.

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