1995 Graham Malvedos

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1995 Graham Malvedos

Post by jdaw1 » 01:22 Tue 09 Aug 2011

Port from the Nineteen Nineties, Monday 8th August 2011, at The Steak Exchange, 2 Exchange Square, London EC2A 2EH.

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Re: 1995 Graham Malvedos

Post by AHB » 15:08 Thu 11 Aug 2011

From ½ bottle. Moderately deep red, 80% opaque. Youthful nose; green and vibrant, ful our sour cherry. Surprisingly sweet entry given the way it semalls, neutral fruit and dry tannins. Closed on the palate, slightly unbalanced. Dry tannic aftertaste that leads firstly to a gentle curry and then dark chocolate finish. Needs more time to pick up the balance that comes with maturity. Guessed to be Vau '99. 84/100.
Top Ports in 2018 (so far): Niepoort VV (1960's Bottling), Quinta do Noval Nacional 1994 and San Leonardo Very Old White (Bottled 2018)
2017 Ports of the year: Fonseca 1927 and Quinta do Noval 1927

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