1983 Kopke Sao Luiz

Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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jdaw1
Cockburn 1900
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Re: 1983 Kopke

Post by jdaw1 » 14:32 Thu 28 Nov 2013

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Cockburn 1900
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Re: 1983 Kopke

Post by jdaw1 » 14:33 Thu 28 Nov 2013

KL83. Orange, 20% opaque. Very very corked.

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Graham’s 1970
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Re: 1983 Kopke

Post by djewesbury » 21:19 Sun 01 Dec 2013

V pale brown. In the nose, wood. But not like wood in a nicely toasted cask, just wood. Like in a plank. A very weird taste in the mouth, behind the vile TCA.
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Warre’s Otima 20 year old Tawny
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Re: 1983 Kopke

Post by idj123 » 22:37 Mon 02 Dec 2013

Good education for me-I won't forget that smell of damp wood in a hurry!

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Quinta do Noval Nacional 1962
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Re: 1983 Kopke

Post by AHB » 22:16 Thu 12 Dec 2013

Copper brown in colour, 20% opaque. TCA dominated nose. Gentle texture, smooth and sweet, but with little fruit and a palate dominated by the TCA. NR.
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