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by H_Sterling
07:25 Mon 21 May 2018
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: 2016 Declarations
Replies: 36
Views: 1774

Re: 2016 Declarations

... no word on Krohn Krohn has declared to-day as well — http://krohn.pt/our-port-wines/classic-vintage-port/ — but I can’t find a Fladgate Partnership press release, nor any news of Quinta de Vargellas Vinha Velha. John I understand that the Vinha Velha won't be released due to too little wine. So...
by H_Sterling
19:58 Sun 25 Mar 2018
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: 2015 Vintage Ports
Replies: 2
Views: 325

Re: 2015 Vintage Ports

Good to see high marks for Niepoort and Bioma (as I bought a fair quantity of both..!) And the drink range for Bioma made me :D Not sure I'll be around in the 22nd century though!
by H_Sterling
00:14 Fri 08 Dec 2017
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 2011 Fonseca LBV
Replies: 3
Views: 224

Re: 2011 Fonseca LBV

Ah okay, do whatever's necessary. :)
by H_Sterling
22:29 Wed 06 Dec 2017
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 2011 Fonseca LBV
Replies: 3
Views: 224

Re: 2011 Fonseca LBV

Very rich and moreish. A good LBV.
by H_Sterling
15:25 Sat 02 Dec 2017
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: Port for sale by retailer
Replies: 1089
Views: 174630

Re: Port for sale by retailer

Brightwells (Leominster, Herefs) next wine auction has a fair number of port lots:

https://www.brightwells.com/antiques-fi ... -december/
by H_Sterling
15:14 Sat 02 Dec 2017
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: Port for sale by retailer
Replies: 1089
Views: 174630

Re: Port for sale by retailer

Waitrose (in store) currently have various LBVs on offer, including the 2013 Sandeman (a change from the 2012 just 2 months ago).
by H_Sterling
15:09 Sat 02 Dec 2017
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 2011 Fonseca LBV
Replies: 3
Views: 224

2011 Fonseca LBV

Just bought a bottle from a local merchants for £14.99 - I'll give it a go this month sometime!
by H_Sterling
15:53 Sat 07 Oct 2017
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: What have you got open this weekend?
Replies: 74
Views: 11071

Re: What have you got open this weekend?

2012 Sandeman LBV - only £12something at my local Waitrose.
by H_Sterling
08:37 Thu 21 Sep 2017
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: Port Vintages - Slow to mature but worth the wait...
Replies: 17
Views: 2828

Re: Port Vintages - Slow to mature but worth the wait...

I'm afraid not. Any chance of self-publishing?
by H_Sterling
11:18 Wed 20 Sep 2017
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: 2012 Niepoort LBV
Replies: 3
Views: 933

Re: 2012 Niepoort LBV

Had a taste of this yesterday - think it needs a few more years.
by H_Sterling
21:51 Tue 19 Sep 2017
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: Port Vintages - Slow to mature but worth the wait...
Replies: 17
Views: 2828

Re: Port Vintages - Slow to mature but worth the wait...

Sorry to bump... but has there been any progress in publishing?
by H_Sterling
20:23 Tue 19 Sep 2017
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: Port for sale by retailer
Replies: 1089
Views: 174630

Re: Port for sale by retailer

First post.. just bought and opened 2012 Niepoort LBV (Tanners £19.95) - it's good but still young. Will be better in 3-5 years or so.