1958 Sandeman

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1958 Sandeman

Post by jdaw1 » 18:31 Wed 11 May 2011

Sandeman Vertical on Friday 12th May 2011 at the RAF Club, Piccadilly, London.

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Re: 1958 Sandeman

Post by jdaw1 » 13:27 Sun 15 May 2011

S58. Red-brown, 40% opaque. Nosing of brown sugar. To taste also brown sugar, slightly astringent to palate. GTDS: ‟I have had better bottles”. My previous sample of S58 was also better.

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Re: 1958 Sandeman

Post by AHB » 22:12 Tue 17 May 2011

40% opaque, deep orange in colour. Empty on the nose , smelly and unpleasant. Hollow entry, dried out. Aftertaste is full of nutskins and dried apricots. Dried out and oxidised. NR.
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Re: 1958 Sandeman

Post by jdaw1 » 13:36 Fri 03 Jun 2011

Richard Mayson’s TNs from this event: ‘permalink’.

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