2005 Niepoort

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AHB
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2005 Niepoort vintage port

Post by AHB » 17:02 Sat 11 May 2013

Opaque, dark red in colour. Oddly plastic and tanky on the nose. Silky texture, early fruit then ripe chalky tannins. A big palate presence with great development and complexity. Modest aftertaste and length. 89/100. Drunk at the BFT on 24 April 2013.
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