1942 Quinta do Noval

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jdaw1
Cockburn 1900
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1942 Quinta do Noval

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Dow 1980
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Re: 1942 Quinta do Noval

Post by flash_uk » 17:57 Thu 05 Jan 2017

10% opacity...and my note ends there!

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Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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Re: 1942 Quinta do Noval

Post by AHB » 22:06 Thu 05 Jan 2017

Pale gold colour, 20% opaque. Oxidised in appearance and on the nose - smelling like Amontillado and even tasting like a dry sherry. Not Rated. Decanted 3½ hours.
Top Ports in 2018 (so far): Niepoort VV (1960's Bottling), Quinta do Noval Nacional 1994 and San Leonardo Very Old White (Bottled 2018)
2017 Ports of the year: Fonseca 1927 and Quinta do Noval 1927

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Re: 1942 Quinta do Noval

Post by jdaw1 » 00:17 Sun 23 Apr 2017

N42. Pale orange, 20% opaque. Sweet nose. Palate acidic and nasty.

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