1922 Sandeman

Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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jdaw1
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1922 Sandeman

Post by jdaw1 » 22:24 Fri 14 Dec 2012

1922 Sandeman?
On Thursday 13th December 2012 a subset of the obvious suspects gathered at the Bell, Wendens Ambo CB11 4JY, to taste some treasures.

Links: Previously at the Bell: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008.

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Re: 1922 Sandeman

Post by AHB » 22:01 Sun 16 Dec 2012

Deep red in colour, with a very youthful appearance; 90% opaque. Burnt toast on the nose, with lots of floral perfumes and blue fruit. Massive palate, full of sweet and rich fruit - lots of sweet red cherry, really mouthfilling. Fabulous fragrance and elegance - and so youthful. Floral and fruity aftertaste, then a long clover honey finish. Amazing wine. 97/100
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: 1922 Sandeman?

Post by jdaw1 » 00:20 Mon 11 Feb 2013

S22. Nose strong burnt charcoal, or incinerated toast. Taste had big red fruits, and blueberry. My WOTN (presumbaly with AHB’s T27 = #12).

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