- Fonseca 1963
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From the era when industrial alcohol had been accidently used to fortify the grape must. The colour of burnt sugar. Off-notes all over the nose, with some stink on top of some cloying sweetness. Disjointed in the mouth. Quite horrid. Not rated.
- Quinta do Vesuvio 1994
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ethanol is ethanol, industrialized or not =)
Disclosure: Distributor of Quevedo wines and Quinta do Gomariz
- Fonseca 1966
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- Joined: 23:51 Wed 20 Jun 2007
- Location: Chesterfield, UK
My note says: FG72 - Nah!
"The first duty of Port is to be red"
Ernest H. Cockburn
- Dow 1980
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- Location: Near Saffron Walden, England
I can't recall drinking this one, but it can't have been that bad - the decanter came back empty!
I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I shall be sober and you will still be ugly - W.S. Churchill