Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

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forest26
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Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by forest26 » 23:04 Tue 22 Dec 2020

As discussed at the recent online QdlR tasting - LBV and Vintage
Live tasting @ B&F Time and date TBC

I have the following already set aside - it will be easiest for me to supply (in exchange for a donation to charity). There are a few gaps which I might be able to resolve with Sophia.

Given the large number of bottles - I suggest that the placemats are reserved for older vintages and those years with equivalent LBV's. The more recent vintages could be free-pour on a separate table.

Bottles:
  1. 1988 Vintage
  2. 1990 Vintage
  3. 1991 Vintage
  4. 1992 Vintage
  5. 1994 Vintage
  6. 1995 Vintage
  7. 1996 Vintage
  8. 1997 Vintage
  9. 1999 Vintage
  10. 2003 Vintage
  11. 2004 Vintage
  12. 2009 Vintage
  13. 2011 Waitrose Vintage
  14. 2014 Vintage
  15. 2015 Vintage
  16. 2016 Vintage
  17. 2017 Vintage
  18. 2018 Vintage
  19. 1990 LBV
  20. 1992 LBV
  21. 1994 LBV
  22. 1995 LBV
  23. 1999 LBV
  24. 2011 LBV (Mag)


People:
  1. Sophia;
  2. Sophia Guest;
  3. TC;
  4. IDJ;
  5. CPR;
  6. PW;
  7. JDAW;
  8. MPM;
  9. BMHR;
  10. SCD;
  11. AHB;
  12. ZDR;
  13. JMK;
  14. NAC.

Reserves: Current draft of the placemats (after reloading with something resembling ⌘⇧R).
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idj123
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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by idj123 » 23:04 Tue 22 Dec 2020

I’m in!

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by CPR 1 » 23:05 Tue 22 Dec 2020

yes please, fingers crossed :)

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by PhilW » 23:07 Tue 22 Dec 2020

Sounds good to me, yes please also.

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by jdaw1 » 23:08 Tue 22 Dec 2020

Yes please.

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by flash_uk » 23:18 Tue 22 Dec 2020

Count me in. Thx.

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by benread » 23:33 Tue 22 Dec 2020

Yes please. I have come to realise I really like the house style


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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by Doggett » 23:38 Tue 22 Dec 2020

I will need to confirm, but yes please, count me in.
I have a bottle of the 2011 VP that was made for Waitrose I would be happy to contribute. I believe it was the main blend rather than a Wine buyer selection, but Sophia can confirm this.

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by Alex Bridgeman » 23:49 Tue 22 Dec 2020

Yes please, I’m in.
Top Ports in 2019: Niepoort VV (1960s bottling) and Quinta do Noval Nacional 2017
Top Ports in 2020 (so far): Croft 1945 and Niepoort VV (1960s bottling)

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by akzy » 00:14 Wed 23 Dec 2020

Would love to attend. Please include me

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by jdaw1 » 00:21 Wed 23 Dec 2020

Twelve seats filled, within seventy minutes of first post.

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by Justin K » 01:00 Wed 23 Dec 2020

Yes please

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by nac » 01:01 Wed 23 Dec 2020

Please

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by winesecretary » 01:19 Wed 23 Dec 2020

That judicial review form that kept me in the office until midnight has a lot to answer for now. Please put me on the reserve list (assuming it to be a tasting for 14).

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by rich_n » 02:12 Wed 23 Dec 2020

Yes please! I'm intrigued based on the LBV I tried on the recent tasting.

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by Constandia » 02:42 Wed 23 Dec 2020

Yes please!

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by forest26 » 08:52 Wed 23 Dec 2020

All seats taken within 2hrs....

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by jdaw1 » 21:00 Thu 24 Dec 2020

Current draft of the placemats for this de la Rosa event inspired by the TSQ50 circle in at the Taylor vertical of 22 Mar 2013 (PNG, placemats, in list of, organisation thread, review thread).

A2, trimmed at bottom by 81.5mm, so cut paper size 594mm×338.5mm. Circle diameter ≈ 88.8mm ≈ 3.50″. Comment welcomed.

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Re: Quinta de la Rosa LBV and Vintage Thursday July 8th

Post by hadge » 22:57 Thu 24 Dec 2020

Please add me to the reserve list thanks

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