2012 Kopke Sao Luiz

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2012 Kopke Sao Luiz

Post by AHB » 12:33 Sun 15 Mar 2015

Scarlet in colour, 99% opaque at the centre. A wonderful perfumed nose, full of raspberries and roses on a summer's evening. Fruit and that flower fragrance dominates the entry. On the palate the fruit is light and elegant and wonderfully floral but the powerful dry tannins give plenty of structure. The finish is big and fruit led and has a good length. This is a lovely style of port. 91-93/100. 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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