1991 Ramos Pinto

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1991 Ramos Pinto

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Re: 1991 Ramos Pinto

Post by jdaw1 » 12:12 Wed 22 Oct 2014

RP91, decanted 13:00. Red, 70% opaque, so palest of the ≥1980 RPs. Nose horrible. Not tasted.

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Re: 1991 Ramos Pinto

Post by flash_uk » 16:02 Thu 23 Oct 2014

Decanted 6 hours. 60% opacity, cloudy red. Dirty stewey nose. Very little body or substance, balanced but thin. Faulty some way or other.

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Re: 1991 Ramos Pinto

Post by djewesbury » 00:38 Sat 25 Oct 2014

Light, 40-50% ruby. A good young nose, not too cloying but some fruit sweetness (light jam). Very jellyish with a bitter tip at the end, some faint, lingering dryness.
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Re: 1991 Ramos Pinto

Post by AHB » 09:47 Wed 12 Nov 2014

Slightly hazy appearance with lots of sediment in the bottom of the glass. Mature, sweet fruit nose with a lovely dusty bramble and later a streak of lemon juice. Rather hollow entry, quite lightweight on the palate with a little charcoal and bubblegum fruit. The late palate does develop some good fruit but this is not up to the quality of the 1985. A very uneven port. 86/100. Drunk 21-Oct-14. Decanted 8½ hours.
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