Sunday 6 February 2011, The Crusting Pipe, Emergency Tasting

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Sunday 6 February 2011, The Crusting Pipe, Emergency Tasting

Post by jdaw1 » 15:56 Mon 07 Feb 2011

An emergency session at the Crusting Pipe on Sunday 6th February 2011. Links:

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Re: Sunday 6 February 2011, The Crusting Pipe, Emergency Tasting

Post by jdaw1 » 16:06 Mon 07 Feb 2011

The TNs are quoted in their respective threads, CSD concluding:
[url=http://theportforum.com/viewtopic.php?p=40480#p40480]Here[/url] Chris Doty wrote:But better even than the bottles was the old feeling of funny friends and amusing conversation at TCP. Great service as always (though their decanters have been broken). Was waay overdue.

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Re: Sunday 6 February 2011, The Crusting Pipe, Emergency Tasting

Post by RAYC » 14:36 Tue 15 Feb 2011

This was a very enjoyable tasting - the Delaforce was a very distinguished port, and think i enjoyed the Croft '66 more than the Wolfgang/Chris (and, characteristic of the few '66s i have tried, it seems to be a bit brawnier than average '63 or '70 and not unpleasant for that in my opinion).

In addition, the advantage of these smaller tastings is that you do get several glasses of the ports you particularly like!

Wolfgang had lofty ambitions of a 7.00a.m. gym session on the Monday morning. I must say that i was in no such state after 4bts between 3!
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Re: Sunday 6 February 2011, The Crusting Pipe, Emergency Tasting

Post by AHB » 23:11 Wed 16 Feb 2011

RAYC wrote:I must say that i was in no such state after 4bts between 3!
Hmmm. That would have required around 4 litres of water to accompany the port to ensure no hangover the next day. That would also generate enough exercise just heading to the toilet and back to make the gym unnecessary!
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Re: Sunday 6 February 2011, The Crusting Pipe, Emergency Tasting

Post by WS1 » 07:02 Thu 17 Feb 2011

Hi Alex,

lucky for you if it would. Think about the possibilties - more sport - drink more port! :wink: :lol:

No I went to the personal training session. It was hard and gruelling as expected! :evil: :?

But this is still better than having back problems! :D

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