1977 Croft

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jdaw1
Cockburn 1900
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1977 Croft

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Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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Re: 1977 Croft

Post by AHB » 23:20 Thu 28 Dec 2017

Mid-red, mature appearance; 40% opaque. The nose is desperately trying to be sweet and fruity but hints at being tainted with TCA. The TCA becomes clear on the musty palate. Not Rated. 19-Dec-17. Decanted 6½ hours.
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Dow 1980
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Re: 1977 Croft

Post by flash_uk » 18:17 Sat 30 Dec 2017

40% opacity, warm red. TCA.

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