Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 - 6th Feb

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mcoulson
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Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 - 6th Feb

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Ladies & Gent’s

I detect a gap in the market during February so I propose a Quinta do Vesuvio evening.

attendees:
  1. Mcoulson (2007 Capela)
  2. IS (MSC guest) (1998 adopting from MSC)
  3. BRPetrie (1997 adopting from AHB)
  4. AHB (1995)
  5. Industry Person Jack (2011 adopting from AHB)
  6. JDAW1 (2003 adopting from CPR1)
  7. winesecretary (1992)
  8. M.Charlton (2005)
  9. CPR 1 (2011 Capela)
  10. IDJ123 (1990)
  11. Justin K - (2000)
  12. flash_uk (1991)
  13. HTHW (1994)
  14. CB (MSC guest) (2007 adopting from MSC)
Reserve List
Heres the food order as it stands

Food Order


Current draft of the placemats.
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Alex Bridgeman
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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So long as the tasting is not on the 14th, I should be available.

Not sure which vintage(s) I have on hand, but I’ll check and let you know.
Top Ports in 2023: Taylor 1896 Colheita, b. 2021. A perfect Port.

2024: Niepoort 1900 Colheita, b.1971. A near perfect Port.
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Alex Bridgeman wrote: 14:17 Thu 14 Sep 2023 So long as the tasting is not on the 14th, I should be available.

Not sure which vintage(s) I have on hand, but I’ll check and let you know.
Yes I think the 14th would be a bad move for almost everybody .....
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Yes please.
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Yes please Martin. I’ll check what I have. 12th to the 16th is half term, so would rule me out if then.
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Yes please. I have the 2005.
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Yes please

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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Yes please. Will check bottles.
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Yes please
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Yes please, I have ‘00
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Yes please
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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yes please
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Yes please
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nac wrote: 13:57 Fri 15 Sep 2023Yes please
..and think I have 91, 98, 99, 00, 03, 05, 07, 09 & 11 to hand. In bond 15, 17, 18, 19, and Capela 16 & 17.
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Yes please!
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Reserve please. I have the 1995.
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Can I please go on the reserve list. Half term and 14th won’t work for me
Thanks for all the admin
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Christopher wrote: 22:02 Sun 24 Sep 2023 Can I please go on the reserve list. Half term and 14th won’t work for me
Thanks for all the admin
Your on the reserve list - clearly we need a bigger room and more port !!

Half term and the 14th are pretty much out of the plan ....

Cheers

Martin
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Alex Bridgeman wrote: 14:17 Thu 14 Sep 2023 So long as the tasting is not on the 14th, I should be available.

Not sure which vintage(s) I have on hand, but I’ll check and let you know.
I should be able to fill a gap or two from the earlier vintages from the bottles I have at home.
Top Ports in 2023: Taylor 1896 Colheita, b. 2021. A perfect Port.

2024: Niepoort 1900 Colheita, b.1971. A near perfect Port.
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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Gent's we have a date .... Thursday 15th February .... (sory if this does not work for people as it clashes with half term)

Can you all check your diaries and confirm your still up for joining in ?

Cheers

Martin
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 - Thursday 15th Feb

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Alas I have another wine dinner that evening that I have already accepted.

C’est un vie dur…
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Alex Bridgeman
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 (Date TBC)

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I’m good for 15th Feb.
Top Ports in 2023: Taylor 1896 Colheita, b. 2021. A perfect Port.

2024: Niepoort 1900 Colheita, b.1971. A near perfect Port.
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 - Thursday 15th Feb

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I'll need to bail. Half term.
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 - Thursday 15th Feb

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I have adjusted the attendee list ...... I appreciate the date is not the best :-(
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Re: Quinta do Vesuvio in February 2024 - Thursday 15th Feb

Post by Christopher »

Sorry I cannot make it now , half term
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