1965 Warre Colheita

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1965 Warre Colheita

Post by AHB » 17:13 Wed 18 Jul 2012

Bottling date unknown, estimated to be in the 1980s. Cloudy in appearance, very light amber in colour. Unattractive nose, hot, peppery and with a touch of VA. Neutral entry, with a pleasant pepperiness followed by some late grapefruit and smokey brown sugar. Light but pleasant palate. Slightly bitter finish, but with a great length that is mouthwatering and warming. Excellent lunchtime port. 85/100. 12-Jun-12.
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