1984 Smith Woodhouse LBV

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g-man
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1984 Smith Woodhouse LBV

Post by g-man » 14:36 Mon 31 Oct 2011

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Re: 1984 Smith Woodhouse LBV

Post by g-man » 19:08 Thu 03 Nov 2011

This was interesting

clear brown

celery on the nose was all i got

drying tannins on the mouth, it was thin with a touch of orange zest.

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Re: 1984 Smith Woodhouse LBV

Post by Chris Doty » 19:06 Fri 04 Nov 2011

My birthyear (which the table had a hard time believing) -- this was very mediocre, I'm sad to say.

84 points, of course.

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Re: 1984 Smith Woodhouse LBV

Post by SushiNorth » 02:59 Tue 22 Nov 2011

Unpleasant nose, and it tastes tired and spent. "Dry as a nun's nasty" says Mike. Y says it smells cardboardy.
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