2008 Fonseca LBV

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2008 Fonseca LBV

Post by AHB » 21:51 Sun 25 May 2014

Bottled 2013. Soft sweet nose, very open. Mid-weight entry, initially of sweet and modest fruit but then the tannic support comes through. Lovely sweet fruit on the finish. Attractive but slightly simple. 84/100. Drunk 24-Apr-14 at BFT5.
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