1964 Graham Malvedos

Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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jdaw1
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1964 Graham Malvedos

Post by jdaw1 » 08:26 Fri 27 Jul 2012

On the Wednesday before the 2012 Olympics we were guests of His Excellency Dr João de Vallera, the Portuguese Ambassador to the Court of St James, at his official residence, wherein we had two bottles of Port from each summer-Olympic year, 1948 to 2008.

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Re: 1964 Graham Malvedos

Post by RAYC » 15:34 Sat 04 Aug 2012

RHS bottle (THRA, RAYC, jdaw1): dried out, disappointing - though not entirely without merit ** (86)

LHS bottle (WS1, OQ, DRT): (from a taste of WS1's wine) More unctuous, sweeter, fruitier, juicier - lovely honeydew melon. Markedly better *** (89-90)
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Re: 1964 Graham Malvedos

Post by jdaw1 » 16:15 Thu 09 Aug 2012

GM64 (mine): lovely red, 50% opaque. rather hot and dried out, the fruit gone.

GM64 (other): softer and sweeter. Very long and soft, and really quite lovely.

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