1978 Barros colheita

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1978 Barros colheita

Post by AHB » 11:33 Sun 15 Mar 2015

Bottled 2015. Rust red in colour, 50% opaque. Fruity on the nose with a touch of VA. Deep and rich on the palate with burnt sugar and pineapple acidity. Great complexity and even some tannins remaining in the wine. 91/100. Tasted 05-Mar-15.
Top Port in 2017 (so far): Graham Stone Terraces 2015 and Quinta do Vesuvio 1994
2016 Port of the year: Cockburn 1908

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