Aged LBVs - Thu 23 June @ B&F - POSTPONED

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Aged LBVs - Thu 23 June @ B&F - POSTPONED

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Boot & Flogger Red Room has been booked for Thursday 23rd June 2022 (1800 for 1830 kick-off)

POSTPONED DUE TO RMT STRIKE ETC. - WILL BE RESHEDULED FOR LATER IN 2022

Theme is LBVs with some bottle age. Let's go for pre-2010.

Please indicate interest & what you can offer.

Attendees:
  1. NAC - Churchill 1994 (magnum)
  2. JulianB - adopting Quarles Harris 1978 from NAC
  3. GEAG - Reccua 1995, Taylor 1982 (magnum)
  4. CPR - Gould Campbell 1970 bottled 1974
  5. MPM - Taylor 1984 (magnum)
  6. JDAW - 1981/82/84/86 Warre
  7. IDJ - Niepoort 1990
  8. THRA - Smith Woodhouse 1974
  9. ZakR - Barros 1993
  10. JohnInNYC - adopting Delaforce 1995 from NAC
  11. Screagle - Porto Cruz 2002
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Yes please

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Yes please 👍
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sadly can't make this, if you are short, i have lots of different ones.
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I don’t have bottles meeting specification (oldest are Warre 2004, 2007, 2008). So please waitlist me, and if it doesn’t fill then I’ll adopt.
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Sadly, despite loving the theme, I can't attend so will have to pass.
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jdaw1 wrote: 20:04 Thu 21 Apr 2022 I don’t have bottles meeting specification (oldest are Warre 2004, 2007, 2008). So please waitlist me, and if it doesn’t fill then I’ll adopt.
There doesn't appear to be any mad rush for this one, so I've put you in with adoption of my Delaforce 1995.
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Not a date I can make and don’t think I have much to offer other than Warre from 2004 onwards anyway.
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As bottles seem to be a bit rarer than I'd anticipated, have pushed the requirement forward to pre-2010.
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Yes please
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I will bring a T84LBV in Magnum.
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flash_uk wrote: 14:10 Tue 26 Apr 2022 I will bring a T84LBV in Magnum.
Nice.
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Stick me down - will probably bring an SW74
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I now also have a magnum of Taylor's 1982 LBV, a random extra in an unlikely auction win.
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Would like to attend. Can offer Barros 93.
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I will proffer a Ni90 for the purposes of this tasting.
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Ordinarily I would be very keen on this. Regrettably the date clashes with ‘New parents evening’ at our youngest child’s new school. Non attendance is not an option. And I have a 1971 magnum of LBV that would have been ideal!


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I will bring Gould Campbell 1970 LBV (bottled 74)
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akzy wrote: 22:24 Wed 11 May 2022 Would like to attend. Can offer Barros 93.
Done
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nac wrote: 09:16 Fri 22 Apr 2022
jdaw1 wrote: 20:04 Thu 21 Apr 2022I don’t have bottles meeting specification (oldest are Warre 2004, 2007, 2008). So please waitlist me, and if it doesn’t fill then I’ll adopt.
There doesn't appear to be any mad rush for this one, so I've put you in with adoption of my Delaforce 1995.
Memory failure: I do have Warre ʟʙᴠs from 1981, 1982, 1984, 1986. Any or all are at the service of the team.
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jdaw1 wrote: 20:10 Fri 20 May 2022
nac wrote: 09:16 Fri 22 Apr 2022
jdaw1 wrote: 20:04 Thu 21 Apr 2022I don’t have bottles meeting specification (oldest are Warre 2004, 2007, 2008). So please waitlist me, and if it doesn’t fill then I’ll adopt.
There doesn't appear to be any mad rush for this one, so I've put you in with adoption of my Delaforce 1995.
Memory failure: I do have Warre ʟʙᴠs from 1981, 1982, 1984, 1986. Any or all are at the service of the team.
Excellent news!

Have unadopted you & updated the list.
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Greetings all! I hope everyone is dong well. Please add me on as 1 person for Thurs 23 June. I will be back in London. I would also like to adopt a bottle.

Looking forward to seeing you all there!
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I was on a rummage for something else and unearthed a bottle of Porto Cruz 2002 with a driven cork, Late Bottled Vintage on label but no bottling year discernible so I'm in! I was keeping it for a wedding anniversary but needs must... :wink:

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Screagle wrote: 14:25 Tue 31 May 2022 I was on a rummage for something else and unearthed a bottle of Porto Cruz 2002 with a driven cork, Late Bottled Vintage on label but no bottling year discernible so I'm in! I was keeping it for a wedding anniversary but needs must... :wink:

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JohninNYC wrote: 20:12 Mon 30 May 2022 Greetings all! I hope everyone is dong well. Please add me on as 1 person for Thurs 23 June. I will be back in London. I would also like to adopt a bottle.

Looking forward to seeing you all there!
You're in.

My Delaforce is available to adopt, but one of JDAW's Warres might make more sense? I'll leave you to communicate & decide.
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