1952 Dalva Golden White Colheita

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1952 Dalva Golden White Colheita

Post by AHB » 00:50 Sat 05 Nov 2011

Golden colour, very pale with even a hint of green on the rim; 10% opaque. Slightly direty on the nose; a touch of VA very faintly showing over the almonds. Lovely flavour spreads over the tongue; develops beautifully - soft and gentle with a lovely elegance and balance. Big aftertaste; mouthfilling and long lasting. 94/100. Drunk 18 October 2011.
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