NV Mundy Investiture Port

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jdaw1
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Re: NV Mundy's Investiture Port (from BMHR)

Post by jdaw1 » 17:46 Sat 25 Feb 2012

Mundy’s Investiture Port (BMHR), bottled to commemorate the investiture of the Prince of Wales at Caernafon Castle on 1 July 1969. Not blind.

Junior to the other bottle of the same. Mid-red, 50% opaque. This was a little rough, but good red fruit throughout. The ending was light.

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Re: NV Mundy's Investiture Port (from BMHR)

Post by AHB » 22:08 Mon 27 Feb 2012

Mature red, 50% opaque. Modest nose, showing a touch of heat. Soft and silky entry, light bodied with plenty of soft cranberry and with very firm tannins. Heat on the aftertaste, heat which lasts a long time, but which leads to a long and dry finish. Tasty and enjoyable. 85/100.
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