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by jdaw1
06:52 Mon 17 Jun 2019
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Software that makes placemats
Replies: 1140
Views: 283047

Re: Software that makes placemats

Interesting. What charge did you give each point? By what algorithm should the charges be chosen? And please post the code that made the diagram.
by jdaw1
23:53 Sun 16 Jun 2019
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Software that makes placemats
Replies: 1140
Views: 283047

Re: Software that makes placemats

• I dislike the whole Rays algorithm. Despite the previous discussion of it way back in summer 2013 . • You say that each circle should be a “point charge”. I suspect that aesthetically that wouldn’t work with the very strong circle motif. The lines need to leave the bounding circle, not a point cha...
by jdaw1
00:26 Sun 16 Jun 2019
Forum: Reviews
Topic: Tue 10 Oct 2017, Gould Campbell 1927-1997, Boot & Flogger
Replies: 16
Views: 4117

Re: Tue 10 Oct 2017, Gould Campbell 1927-1997, Boot & Flogger

Did anybody take a good picture of the GC66? If yes, please send to me. Thank you.
by jdaw1
00:12 Sat 15 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: Taylor 1955 at Auction
Replies: 2
Views: 180

Re: Taylor 1955 at Auction

KillerB wrote:
11:28 Tue 11 Jun 2019
Long time, no see.
Indeed, your first post in 6¾ years.

And thank you for telling us of the auction. I know that attention was paid, but not whether bids were submitted.
by jdaw1
00:04 Sat 15 Jun 2019
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Port, ≤1972, from THRA’s cellar
Replies: 37
Views: 1310

Re: Port, ≤1972, from THRA’s cellar

Many for whom 9th July fails. Tom: new date please.
by jdaw1
21:28 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tue 11 Jun 2019 — 1994 Mini Horizontal
Replies: 121
Views: 5955

Re: Tue 11 Jun 2019 — 1994 Mini Horizontal

PhilW wrote:
09:42 Mon 10 Jun 2019
by way of example, a previous tasting:
Image
That looks good — I wish I had been there.
by jdaw1
21:20 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Churchill
Replies: 3
Views: 182

1994 Churchill

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:20 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Noval
Replies: 2
Views: 91

1994 Noval

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:20 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Skeffington
Replies: 2
Views: 67

1994 Skeffington

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:20 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Croft
Replies: 3
Views: 85

1994 Croft

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:20 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Fonseca
Replies: 3
Views: 100

1994 Fonseca

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:19 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Taylor
Replies: 3
Views: 97

1994 Taylor

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:19 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Eira Velha
Replies: 3
Views: 85

1994 Eira Velha

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:19 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Tesco
Replies: 3
Views: 91

1994 Tesco

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:19 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Gould Campbell
Replies: 3
Views: 77

1994 Gould Campbell

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:19 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Smith Woodhouse
Replies: 3
Views: 79

1994 Smith Woodhouse

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:18 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Vesuvio
Replies: 3
Views: 95

1994 Vesuvio

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:18 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Warre
Replies: 3
Views: 90

1994 Warre

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:18 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Dow
Replies: 3
Views: 110

1994 Dow

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:18 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 1994 Graham
Replies: 3
Views: 139

1994 Graham

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:17 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tue 11 Jun 2019 — 1994 Mini Horizontal
Replies: 121
Views: 5955

Re: Tue 11 Jun 2019 — 1994 Mini Horizontal

Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Skeffington ; 1994 Quinta do Noval ; 1994 Churchill ; Placemats ; Planni...
by jdaw1
21:16 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Reviews
Topic: 1994s, Tue 11 June 2019, at the B&F
Replies: 7
Views: 317

1994s, Tue 11 June 2019, at the B&F

We gathered at The Boot & Flogger to taste Port of the 1994 Vintage. Links: Review of the evening as a whole ; 1994 Graham ; 1994 Dow ; 1994 Warre ; 1994 Quinta do Vesuvio ; 1994 Smith Woodhouse ; 1994 Gould Campbell ; 1994 Tesco ; 1994 Eira Velha ; 1994 Taylor ; 1994 Fonseca ; 1994 Croft ; 1994 Ske...
by jdaw1
21:04 Mon 10 Jun 2019
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: Third time is the charm - History in the making
Replies: 24
Views: 726

Re: Third time is the charm - History in the making

On the reputation of Cockburn: a wonderful old lady of my acquaintance, born 1910, and at the time of this discussion 'rising ninety-five' told me (over an extremely good claret) how her grandfather had offered her as a child a small glass of each of Cockburn and Taylor, saying that she should deci...
by jdaw1
21:41 Sun 09 Jun 2019
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tue 11 Jun 2019 — 1994 Mini Horizontal
Replies: 121
Views: 5955

Re: Tue 11 Jun 2019 — 1994 Mini Horizontal

flash_uk wrote:
21:29 Sun 09 Jun 2019
JDAW - one minor amendment with the placemats. IDJ appears twice. Clearly Ian would be delighted to have two placemats of port to consume 😁
Sorry Ian, I tried for you, but we were rumbled.

You owe me anyway!
by jdaw1
21:38 Sun 09 Jun 2019
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tue 11 Jun 2019 — 1994 Mini Horizontal
Replies: 121
Views: 5955

Re: Tue 11 Jun 2019 — 1994 Mini Horizontal

NickA: I’ve assumed that you are right handed, and put your initials as “NA”. Please say whether there are more initials, and if there are, what they are. Thank you.