1977 Smith Woodhouse

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jdaw1
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1977 Smith Woodhouse

Post by jdaw1 » 15:18 Sat 19 Nov 2011

A triple vertical of Gould Campbell, Smith Woodhouse and Quarles Harris, at the RAF Club on Thursday 17th November 2011, in honour of the 30th Birthday of the organiser. Links:

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Re: 1977 Smith Woodhouse

Post by jdaw1 » 18:50 Sat 26 Nov 2011

SW77. Corked.

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Re: 1977 Smith Woodhouse

Post by WS1 » 11:43 Sun 27 Nov 2011

jdaw1 wrote:SW77. Corked.
agreed! :(

Not having a corked bt this is an excellent port!
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Re: 1977 Smith Woodhouse

Post by AHB » 23:37 Sat 03 Dec 2011

Deep red colour, 99% opaque. Corked nose. Not tasted. Not rated.
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Re: 1977 Smith Woodhouse

Post by DRT » 21:40 Wed 25 Jan 2012

Corked. The colour is strangely similar to the juice of the elderberry :roll:
"The first duty of Port is to be red"
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