1967 Martinez

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jdaw1
Taylor 1900
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Re: 1967 Martinez

Post by jdaw1 » 13:49 Sat 10 Jun 2017

Mz67. Red-pink, 30%. Palate red fruited, with good grip and weight. Dry mid and late palate.

Caparica
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Re: 1967 Martinez

Post by Caparica » 00:41 Tue 13 Jun 2017

Mz67
Eye: ruby red, cloudy, glycerine
Nose: moderate aroma intensity
Mouth: light body, no tannins, short finish
Score: 88

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flash_uk
Taylor Quinta de Vargellas 1987
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Re: 1967 Martinez

Post by flash_uk » 10:41 Tue 13 Jun 2017

40% opacity, warm red, amber rim. Sweet nose. Sweetness on the early palate, then mild acidity in the finish. Lacking some structure but a long aftertaste.

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Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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Re: 1967 Martinez

Post by AHB » 18:51 Sun 29 Oct 2017

Bottled by the Wine Society. Rose red in colour, 20% opaque. Little shows on the nose apart from a some faint fruit. Nice entry with lots of fruit and pleasant freshness. The balanced acidity keeps the palate fresh throughout, showng a nice array of fruit, albeit a little one-dimensional. The gentle fruit finish highlights the lovely elegance to this wine. 88/100. Decanted 8 hours.
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