1948 Graham

Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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AHB
Fonseca 1963
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1948 Graham

Post by AHB » 14:10 Mon 16 Jul 2012

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 2019 (so far): Cockburn 1947 and Quinta do Noval Nacional 2017
2018 Ports of the year: São Leonardo 1927 White Port (Bottled 2018), Quinta do Noval Nacional 1994

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Re: 1948 Graham vintage port

Post by AHB » 14:47 Mon 16 Jul 2012

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 2019 (so far): Cockburn 1947 and Quinta do Noval Nacional 2017
2018 Ports of the year: São Leonardo 1927 White Port (Bottled 2018), Quinta do Noval Nacional 1994

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