1934 Gould Campbell

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1934 Gould Campbell

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Re: 1934 Gould Campbell

Post by flash_uk » 11:25 Mon 23 Oct 2017

40% opacity, red-brown, yellow rim. Sweet candy and toasted marshmallow on the nose. Silky, syrupy, smooth, balanced. Oranges, great balance. Many years left in this.

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Re: 1934 Gould Campbell

Post by AHB » 01:01 Sat 16 Dec 2017

Cork branded "Gould Campbell 193" so presumed to be 1934. Copper brown colour, 50% opaque. A lovely nose with gentle cinnamon and delicate caramelised fruit; very attractive nose. Gentle flavours, elegant but a little dried out with bruised bananas leading on the palate. Dry aftertaste and a lingering finish full of bitter orange oil. This is a very nice port which is drying out. 87/100. Decanted 2 hours.
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