1966 Graham

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AHB
Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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1966 Graham vintage port

Post by AHB » 12:43 Sun 06 Nov 2011

90% opaque, deep red core and a mature rim. Lively and spicy nose, masses of plums and nutmeg. Very sweet entry, lovely figgy fruit. Very sweet entry, lovely figgy fruit, sweet and voluptuous. Tobacco spice shows on the edges of the tongue; very smooth and with perfect acidity. Gentle sweet tobacco aftertaste, sweet juniper on the tasty finish. Attractive port. 92/100. Drunk 14 October 2011.
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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