2015 Graham Stone Terraces

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AHB
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2015 Graham Stone Terraces

Post by AHB » 21:43 Mon 23 Oct 2017

Deep garnet in colour. Delivers a wonderful nose of eucalyptus and hot dust, just like a hot harvest day in the Douro — it even includes the faint smell of orange and lemon oil! Beautiful balance on the palate, an incredible elegance. The fruit is perfect and focused with a lovely balance. The ripe tannins only appear on the finish and aftertaste as a soft chocolate element. Very fine port. 24-May-17.
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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