1977 Kopke

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jdaw1
Cockburn 1900
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1977 Kopke

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Fonseca 1963
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Re: 1977 Kopke

Post by AHB » 21:47 Mon 25 Dec 2017

Very cloudy and dirty looking, possibly light damaged. Light orange / brown in colour. Virtually nothing on the nose. Sweet entry with some hints of milk chocolate - brown sugar but little fruit flavour. Some tannins and more milk chocolate on the late palate. A dry aftertaste and a lingering finish. Sweet but with very little flavour. 80/100. 19-Dec-17. Decanted 7 hours.
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Quinta do Vesuvio 1994
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Re: 1977 Kopke

Post by flash_uk » 18:25 Sat 30 Dec 2017

70% opacity, orangey brown and totally clouded. Sugary, and damaged in some way, though not undrinkable.

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Re: 1977 Kopke

Post by CPR 1 » 15:54 Mon 08 Jan 2018

Note this was Kopke Quinta St. Luiz

I now understand there was both a full Kopke and a SQ VP in 1977

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Re: 1977 Kopke

Post by jdaw1 » 15:43 Sun 28 Jul 2019

K77: ’orrible cloudy orange. Nose sour. No tasting note.

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