1977 Gould Campbell

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1977 Gould Campbell vintage port

Post by AHB » 00:05 Sat 09 Oct 2010

Dry and bitter. Full of bitter tannins with some sweet fruit hidden in the background. Others with experience of good bottles of wine say that this is a bad bottle. NR. Drunk 25 September 2010.
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Re: 1977 Gould Campbell vintage port

Post by jdaw1 » 03:27 Tue 11 Jan 2011

In The Douro Valley with Friends, Harvest 2010:

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Re: 1977 Gould Campbell vintage port

Post by jdaw1 » 03:28 Tue 11 Jan 2011

GC77: to behold a wonderful slightly-purple 80% opacity. Nose: ‟Not a lot. Damp. Not nice.” Alas TCA.
In [url=http://www.theportforum.com/viewtopic.php?p=37901#p37901]Corked/Spoilt Ports - Name and Shame[/url] AHB wrote:Another bottle of Gould Campbell 1977, Oporto bottled. I really don't have a good strike rate with these. I think I'm probably 9 out of 10 corked.

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Re: 1977 Gould Campbell vintage port

Post by griff » 23:14 Wed 02 Feb 2011

What a shame! One of my faves when sound

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