1982 Smith Woodhouse LBV

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1982 Smith Woodhouse LBV

Post by AHB » 22:05 Mon 28 Mar 2016

Sweet fruit on the nose, attractive and delicious. Smooth and balanced on the palate, packed with elegant fruit. This grows on the palate and delivers a lovely and complex palate. Light and lively with great balance. Fruity but with a fresh green edge. The finish is enjoyable; this is a lovely port that is mature but not in need of drinking any time soon. 91/100. 17-Mar-16.
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