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by jdaw1
11:40 Tue 17 Jul 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Cockburn Vertical, Tue 2nd Oct 2018
Replies: 105
Views: 6274

Re: RE: Re: Cockburn Vertical, Tue 2nd Oct 2018

DRT wrote:If there is a Brexit-style revolt I will happily "do a May" and change my mind ;-)
Jeremy was a serial rebeller, and May causes same. Instead my behaviour will be obedient in the style of the SNP. Is that what you want?
by jdaw1
00:39 Sun 15 Jul 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Cockburn Vertical, Tue 2nd Oct 2018
Replies: 105
Views: 6274

Re: Cockburn Vertical, Tue 2nd Oct 2018

DRT wrote:
02:20 Thu 12 Jul 2018
I now have enough data to suggest that the cost will be in the region of £240 per person, excluding food.
When do you want to be paid? Soon has the advantage of compelling decision by the indecisive.
by jdaw1
19:09 Sat 14 Jul 2018
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: The Wine Check in Europe
Replies: 8
Views: 720

Re: The Wine Check in Europe

Sotheby's is promoting its 12 Bottle Wine Carrier . https://www.sothebyswine.com/custom/assets/images/product/default/cache/pe12bl_445w_445h.jpg https://www.sothebyswine.com/custom/assets/images/product/cache/Shot11xxxxx_445w_445h.jpg https://www.sothebyswine.com/custom/assets/images/product/cache/S...
by jdaw1
11:12 Fri 13 Jul 2018
Forum: Selling Port
Topic: Valuation???
Replies: 20
Views: 569

Re: RE: Re: Valuation???

jdaw1 wrote:Provenance? I.e., what does "found" mean?
by jdaw1
23:20 Tue 10 Jul 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Cockburn Vertical, Tue 2nd Oct 2018
Replies: 105
Views: 6274

Re: Cockburn Vertical, Tue 2nd Oct 2018

I have re-confirmed. And emailed re ’47 and ’67 (alas, both nineteen rather than eighteen).
by jdaw1
21:26 Mon 09 Jul 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Cockburn Vertical, Tue 2nd Oct 2018
Replies: 105
Views: 6274

Re: Cockburn Vertical, Tue 2nd Oct 2018

As I am drowning in work and trying to get the Port book self-published, DRT has agreed to become the Master of this tasting. To him, thanks.
by jdaw1
13:59 Sun 08 Jul 2018
Forum: Selling Port
Topic: Valuation???
Replies: 20
Views: 569

Re: Valuation???

Email to me and I will upload (contact info).

Meanwhile please do explain what is meant by “found”. Where or how found? How did the bottles get there? What has been their history?
by jdaw1
11:30 Sat 07 Jul 2018
Forum: Reviews
Topic: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)
Replies: 8
Views: 383

Re: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)

jdaw1 wrote:
12:06 Wed 04 Jul 2018
Please post TNs. Especially of it, but of course of all.
Whilst it is clear in your mind, please do so.
by jdaw1
07:08 Fri 06 Jul 2018
Forum: Selling Port
Topic: Valuation???
Replies: 20
Views: 569

Re: Valuation???

GOLFBUMM4LIFE wrote:Found a bottle of port. Interested in getting an idea of hiw much it is worth.


Niepoort's 1931 Port
Please can we be told more.

Provenance? I.e., what does "found" mean?

Where and who are you?

Please, pictures of the bottle, label, capsule, level.

by jdaw1
23:29 Thu 05 Jul 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: PLACEHOLDER: Quinta do Cachao Vertical
Replies: 21
Views: 1257

Re: PLACEHOLDER: Quinta do Cachao Vertical

forest26 wrote:
11:22 Wed 04 Jul 2018
last week in September is looking promising.
Please not then.
by jdaw1
00:06 Thu 05 Jul 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: PLACEHOLDER: Quinta do Cachao Vertical
Replies: 21
Views: 1257

Re: PLACEHOLDER: Quinta do Cachao Vertical

With 22 Vintages, table space will be a constraint.
by jdaw1
12:06 Wed 04 Jul 2018
Forum: Reviews
Topic: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)
Replies: 8
Views: 383

Re: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)

Please post TNs. Especially of it, but of course of all.

Was the ʼ15 fortified? Mid-fermentation?
by jdaw1
07:15 Wed 04 Jul 2018
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello, folks
Replies: 4
Views: 277

Re: Hello, folks

Hello and welcome to TPF.

Re your question, I don’t know, but Berry’s will. Perhaps ask BBR to recommend for you one of the walk and the tutored tasting.
by jdaw1
19:51 Tue 26 Jun 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)
Replies: 57
Views: 3343

Re: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)

CPR 1 wrote:
15:33 Tue 26 Jun 2018
Gentlemen it is with regret that I am no longer able to make this event. I hope you all have a great night.
The food order and the placemats have been updated.

Still awaiting the revelation according to the gospel of Alex.
by jdaw1
12:59 Sun 24 Jun 2018
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: Valuation Question
Replies: 8
Views: 966

Re: Valuation Question

Link to Taylor 1948 for sale.
by jdaw1
12:49 Sun 24 Jun 2018
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: 2016 Declarations
Replies: 43
Views: 3974

Re: 2016 Declarations

Boutinot : Krohn have declared the 2016 vintage – announced on St George’s Day (23rd April ’18) as is customary. The last classic vintage released was the 2011. Head Winemaker David Guimaraens summarised the ’16 vintage: “Two factors stand out in 2016. Heavy rainfall in spring meant that the vines ...
by jdaw1
00:14 Sun 24 Jun 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)
Replies: 57
Views: 3343

Re: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)

SCP wrote:
16:12 Fri 22 Jun 2018
I believe that should complete the food order.
jdaw1 wrote:
15:42 Sat 16 Jun 2018
The food order
I don’t understand “standard fries” (= fat or skinny?), so that might be confirmed at the time. Otherwise done.
by jdaw1
21:59 Thu 21 Jun 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)
Replies: 57
Views: 3343

Re: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)

uncle tom wrote:
09:17 Sat 16 Jun 2018
How about a Dalva 1940 Colheita ?
CPR 1 wrote:
16:00 Mon 18 Jun 2018
I plan to bring Niepoort 1983
DaveRL wrote:
21:24 Tue 19 Jun 2018
I plan to bring a Smith Woodhouse 70.
Three reveals aren’t enough for me to start the placemats. Others: be encouraged to be decisive, and to reveal the fruits of that decisiveness.

Simon: please maintain a list in the first post.
by jdaw1
21:54 Sat 16 Jun 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)
Replies: 57
Views: 3343

Re: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)

uncle tom wrote:
16:36 Sat 16 Jun 2018
ordinary chips
Ordinary: fat or skinny?
by jdaw1
15:42 Sat 16 Jun 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)
Replies: 57
Views: 3343

Re: Offline 3rd July B&F Red Room - Bring a bottle to share (sighted)

The food order has been started.

Tom?

You’ll want from Christopher’s two guests, and the name of one of his guests. He can be unresponsive, so ask soon.
by jdaw1
15:34 Sat 16 Jun 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: The Standard Food Order
Replies: 9
Views: 1110

Re: The Standard Food Order

Christopher has requested : • Cornish crab salad with ciabatta toasts • Medium-rare rib-eye steak (240g aged for 28 days) + Green beans with shallots DRT has requested : • Starter portion of Scallops, prawns and bacon with Chilli — no need to include the salad • Medium-rare rib-eye steak with skinn...