NV Barros 10YO Tawny

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Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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NV Barros 10YO Tawny

Post by AHB » 22:17 Thu 26 May 2016

Orange brown, 30% opaque. Subdued nose of candied orange peel. Smooth texture, bringing brown sugar and a good apple acidity. Pleasant light presence on the palate with plenty of acidity keeping the palate fresh. Enjoyable. 86/100. 22-Apr-16.
Top Ports in 2018 (so far): Niepoort VV (1960's Bottling), Quinta do Noval Nacional 1994 and San Leonardo Very Old White (Bottled 2018)
2017 Ports of the year: Fonseca 1927 and Quinta do Noval 1927

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