1948 Martinez

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jdaw1
Cockburn 1900
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Re: 1948 Martinez

Post by jdaw1 » 11:39 Fri 28 Nov 2014

Mz48. Red, 40% opaque. Nose very faint. Palate soft, zero fruit, more grape-pip bitterness. Not quite right, diagnosed by others as TCA.

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Graham’s 1970
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Re: 1948 Martinez

Post by djewesbury » 12:31 Sat 13 Dec 2014

This had a nasty nose and in the mouth fruit gave way very quickly to cardboard.
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Dow 1980
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Re: 1948 Martinez

Post by flash_uk » 22:23 Thu 18 Dec 2014

30% opacity, warm burnt orange. Bananas on the nose, plus wet cardboard and damp wood, TCA. In the mouth, hot and spiritous.

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Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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Re: 1948 Martinez

Post by AHB » 22:42 Sun 04 Jan 2015

Deep red with rusty brown tone, 50%. Badly corked. NR.
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