1963 Sandeman

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1963 Sandeman

Post by jdaw1 » 18:32 Wed 11 May 2011

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

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Re: 1963 Sandeman

Post by jdaw1 » 13:30 Sun 15 May 2011

S63. Red, 50% opacity. This improved in the glass. Initially light with strawberry, it gained weight with time, become medium, and much longer.

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Re: 1963 Sandeman

Post by AHB » 22:09 Tue 17 May 2011

30% opaque, modest rose colour. Gentle, fruity nose, very elegant and attractive. Medium bodied, full of fruit - fruit which grows to very impressive levels. Perfect balance of youthful red berries with mature leathery tones. Long - very long - and lingering rose and orange aftertaste. Very, very impressive. 93/100.
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Re: 1963 Sandeman

Post by jdaw1 » 13:36 Fri 03 Jun 2011

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

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