1985 Martinez

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jdaw1
Taylor 1900
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Re: 1985 Martinez

Post by jdaw1 » 13:52 Sun 22 Nov 2015

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Doggett
Graham’s The Tawny
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Re: 1985 Martinez

Post by Doggett » 13:04 Mon 30 Nov 2015

M85 Many people thought flawed. Not as bad as the MG or Noval for me, and surprisingly poor in comparison with the Harvey's. 86 points

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Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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Re: 1985 Martinez

Post by AHB » 23:05 Sun 27 Dec 2015

Bottled under the Martinez label. Mature red, 50% opaque. Burnt matches and black treacle on the nose, not attractive. Foul in the mouth. Bacterially spoiled? Not rated.
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Taylor Quinta de Vargellas 1987
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Re: 1985 Martinez

Post by flash_uk » 13:43 Wed 06 Jan 2016

50% opacity, orange brown. Slightly sour nose, stewed. Not good on the palate. Possibly VA? Some kind of fault present.

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