1967 Feist colheita

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Re: 1967 Feist colheita bottled 1983

Post by jdaw1 » 23:32 Sun 25 Mar 2012

&” on the placemats; 1967 Feist colheita bottled 1983, supplied by THRA.

Colour light brown. To taste very long caramel in a mid-to-light weight, with heat early. AHB rightly said ‟lime”. Wood showing. Very good port.

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Re: 1987 Feist colheita bottled 1983

Post by RAYC » 09:14 Tue 27 Mar 2012

Were you accompanied by a couple of glasses of port as you wrote this...?!
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Re: 1987 Feist colheita bottled 1983

Post by uncle tom » 13:17 Tue 27 Mar 2012

I liked this wine - in fact I liked it a lot..

..fifteen years in wood followed by thirty in bottle seems a good formula for a decent colheita..
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Re: 1967 Feist colheita bottled 1983

Post by jdaw1 » 19:15 Tue 27 Mar 2012

RAYC wrote:Were you accompanied by a couple of glasses of port as you wrote this...?!
Typo fixed.

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Re: 1987 Feist colheita bottled 1983

Post by RAYC » 22:21 Tue 27 Mar 2012

jdaw1 wrote:1987 Feist colheita bottled 1983
!!
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Re: 1987 Feist colheita bottled 1983

Post by uncle tom » 23:00 Tue 27 Mar 2012

Oh, yes, I just noticed - '67 not '87... :shock:
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Re: 1967 Feist colheita bottled 1983

Post by jdaw1 » 23:28 Tue 27 Mar 2012

RAYC wrote:
jdaw1 wrote:1987 Feist colheita bottled 1983
!!
My fault sorry. Fixed, I hope.

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Re: 1967 Feist colheita bottled 1983

Post by AHB » 22:17 Sat 31 Mar 2012

Bottled 1983. Barley sugar colour with a pale green rim. Treacle on the nose, with a cut of lime. Restrained flavours on the palaye, sweet and light but with a huge surge of acidity. Soft aftertaste, full of clover honey. Very attractive and feminine port. Guessed to be a 1972 Royal Oporto colheita bottled in 1983. 89/100.
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