1948 Graham

Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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Alex Bridgeman
Constantino 1927
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1948 Graham

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G48: dark red, 50% opaque. Nosing of varnish. I didn’t taste as others said that it was horrible and bacterial. JDAW.
Top Ports in 2021: Niepoort Garrafeira 1931; Niepoort VV (1960s bottling) and Cockburn 1969 Single Harvest Tawny

Top Port in 2022 so far: the most stunning bottle of Quinta do Noval Nacional 1931. I have never drunk such a wonderful bottle of Port.
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Alex Bridgeman
Constantino 1927
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Location: Berkshire, UK

Re: 1948 Graham vintage port

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Good colour, but extraordinarily unpleasant on the nose. Perhaps some sort of bacterial contamination? Repulsive, not tasted and not rated. NR. 12-Jun-12. Decanted 3 hours.
Top Ports in 2021: Niepoort Garrafeira 1931; Niepoort VV (1960s bottling) and Cockburn 1969 Single Harvest Tawny

Top Port in 2022 so far: the most stunning bottle of Quinta do Noval Nacional 1931. I have never drunk such a wonderful bottle of Port.
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