1997 Ferreira

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1997 Ferreira

Post by AHB » 20:47 Tue 31 Oct 2017

Tasted at the Confraria dinner. Fresh fruity nose; fruity and delicious on the palate. Lovely spicy tannins on the palate combining with the fruit to give a great mouthfeel. Delicious dry fruit on the aftertaste. A lovely wine with beautiful poise. 93/100. 22-Jun-17. Decanted 12 hours.
Top Ports in 2019 (so far): Cockburn 1947 and Quinta do Noval Nacional 2017
2018 Ports of the year: São Leonardo 1927 White Port (Bottled 2018), Quinta do Noval Nacional 1994

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