1997 Quinta do Vesuvio

Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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jdaw1
Cockburn 1900
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Re: 1997 Quinta do Vesuvio

Post by jdaw1 » 12:50 Sun 31 Aug 2014

V97. Dark dark red, 80% opaque. Nose earthy. TCA? Palate same, but with big fruit behind.

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Dow 1980
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Re: 1997 Quinta do Vesuvio

Post by flash_uk » 16:12 Mon 01 Sep 2014

70% opacity, red. Nose of hospital and menthol. Very nice, sweet and smooth entry, little/no tannin, good length.

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