Thu 17 Dec 2015 - TPF's Xmas Offline

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Thu 17 Dec 2015 - TPF's Xmas Offline

Post by AHB » 11:42 Mon 28 Dec 2015

On Thursday 17th December 2015 a small group gathered at the White Horse pub in Newport, Essex for the annual TPF Christmas Offline with the usual theme of "The Unknown Shipper and his Peculiar Friends".

Links to:
The organising thread
Tasting notes on the wines drunk:
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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Re: Thu 17 Dec 2015 - TPF's Xmas Offline

Post by AHB » 09:59 Tue 29 Dec 2015

A simplified "wine of the night" vote was held in which all attendees were permitted to vote once and only once. The result was:
DL - Taylor 1935 (Laing's)
MEN - Unknown Shipper, Unknown Vintage
AP - Taylor 1935 (Laing's)
EDN - Taylor 1935 (Laing's)
RLC - 1924 Unknown, believed Taylor
DJ - Taylor 1935 (Laing's)
CPR - Taylor 1935 (Laing's)
AHB - Taylor 1935 (Laing's)
WS - Taylor 1935 (Laing's)
THRA - Taylor 1935 (Laing's)
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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