1977 Fonseca

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1977 Fonseca

Post by flash_uk » 10:35 Fri 20 Apr 2018

Magnus was scheduled to attend a conference in London and organised to bring some bottles out of storage in the interest of doing a "health check" on them.

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Re: 1977 Fonseca

Post by flash_uk » 14:22 Fri 20 Apr 2018

35% opacity, mature red, amber rim. red fruits on the nose. Lovely mature rich mouthfeel, mature red fruits, very gentle tannin late on the palate and a long finish. Very gentle heat late on.

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