1997 Niepoort

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AHB
Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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1997 Niepoort vintage port

Post by AHB » 11:20 Wed 24 Dec 2008

Transparent centre but colour holding into the rim. VA all over the nose. Not tasted on 27/11/08. No rating.
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RonnieRoots
Fonseca 1980
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Re: 1997 Niepoort vintage port

Post by RonnieRoots » 08:12 Sat 27 Dec 2008

Horrible. Apparently, people have tasted good examples of this port, but so far, I've only encountered VA spoilt bottles.

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