1935 Sandeman

Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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jdaw1
Cockburn 1900
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1935 Sandeman

Post by jdaw1 » 18:19 Sat 17 Dec 2016

The traditional Christmas Tasting was held in Tom’s pub.

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Dow 1980
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Re: 1935 Sandeman

Post by flash_uk » 18:27 Thu 05 Jan 2017

40% opacity, red-amber, nice and clear. Raisined nose, slightly bacterial? Gentle entry, very slight spirit, raisined fruit.

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Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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Re: 1935 Sandeman

Post by AHB » 22:08 Fri 06 Jan 2017

A bottle ullaged to mid-shoulder. Dark reddish-brown in colour, 30% opaque. Lots of bottle stink on the nose mixed with turpentine. A better palate than nose, but the palate is still tainted and spoiled. The aftertaste is hot, leading to a finish of tainted brown sugar. Not Rated. 15-Dec-16. Decanted 1 hour.
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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