NV Maynard 40YO Tawny

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NV Maynard 40YO Tawny

Post by AHB » 22:24 Sat 28 May 2016

From Barao de Vilar. Olive brown colour, 20% opaque. Pistachio paste on the nose, lots of VA. Rounded entry, balanced and focused to deliver a nice mouthfeel and an enjoyable freshness. Deliciious aftertaste and a finish of citrus acidity that really delivers. An elegant tawny. 90/100. 22-Apr-16.
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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