2007 Delaforce

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jdaw1
Cockburn 1900
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Re: 2007 Delaforce

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AHB
Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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Re: 2007 Delaforce

Post by AHB » 17:06 Sun 29 Apr 2012

Opaque, deep red. Subdued nose. Lovely balance on entry, with strong tannins showing a firm grip but there is a lot of fruit under the tannin. Firm tannins grip on the aftertaste before a long, violet dominated finish. This is impressive port. 89/100.
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Re: 2007 Delaforce

Post by JacobH » 20:01 Sat 09 Jun 2012

Good deep colour. Very muted on the nose. Grippy tannins.
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