1960 Croft

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jdaw1
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1960 Croft

Post by jdaw1 » 12:12 Thu 18 Aug 2016

Alex invoked an emergency for Tuesday 16th August 2016, at the Boot and Flogger.

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Re: 1960 Croft

Post by AHB » 22:05 Sat 27 Aug 2016

Mature red appearance, 90% opaque and a browning rim. Burnt rubber on the nose, a little unpleasant. Rubbery flavours on impact, hot and with burnt match flavours. Hot aftertaste and a burnt match finish that lingers for some time. Sadly this is a spoiled bottle. Served blind this was guessed to be Cockburn 1983. 78/100. Decanted 5½ hours.
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