1970 Gould Campbell

Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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KillerB
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1970 Gould Campbell VP

Post by KillerB » 16:33 Wed 01 Jul 2009

Port is basically a red drink

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Re: 1970 Gould Campbell VP

Post by AHB » 22:37 Sat 11 Jul 2009

Pale in colour, light centre and a pale pink rim. Warm nose of cherry jam with a meaty / leathery overtone. Medium bodied; light and pleasant fruit and with a generous dose of tannins supporting a lovely sweet and spiced fruitiness. Very attractive and elegant aftertaste that is really worth working the cheeks to enjoy. Drink now or in the (near) future. 90/100. Drunk 28 June 2009.
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