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by forest26
10:34 Tue 22 Sep 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: 1920 at 100
Replies: 3
Views: 136

Re: 1920 at 100

A tentative yes - but depends on whether the lockdown tightens.
Have most shippers - duplicates in S, T, C and an unknown Corney and Barrow.
by forest26
11:01 Wed 02 Sep 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: VE (etc) Day Tasting - TBC
Replies: 56
Views: 5485

Re: VE (etc) Day Tasting - Mon 28 Sept

one of S45 or Borges45 as have not tasted these in the last few years. Also have some others Tony Given a choice then S45, as would be interesting to taste alongside the S42. Are you available for the new date? Neil Yes - Mon28 would be ok. Let me know if there is any space Sent from my iPhone usin...
by forest26
12:43 Tue 25 Aug 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: VE (etc) Day Tasting - TBC
Replies: 56
Views: 5485

Re: VE (etc) Day Tasting - Mon 14 Sept

Would you be able to put me on as reserve - 1945 Ferreira Done. If promoted from reserve (which is reasonably likely) might you have an alternative bottle? We've already got a Ferreira 45, and whilst a comparison would be interesting suspect the general preference would be for greater variety. If n...
by forest26
13:53 Mon 17 Aug 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: VE (etc) Day Tasting - TBC
Replies: 56
Views: 5485

Re: VE (etc) Day Tasting - Mon 14 Sept

Would you be able to put me on as reserve - 1945 Ferreira
by forest26
14:11 Thu 30 Jul 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020
Replies: 26
Views: 3410

Re: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020

Thanks Mike - much obliged
by forest26
07:59 Thu 30 Jul 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020
Replies: 26
Views: 3410

Re: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020

Do we want a zoom after tasting ?


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by forest26
07:59 Thu 30 Jul 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020
Replies: 26
Views: 3410

Re: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020

Do we want a zoom after tasting ?


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by forest26
09:47 Sun 19 Jul 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020
Replies: 26
Views: 3410

Re: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020

Interested to get some feedback on the 90ml bottle size. Oscar and I are trying to find a compromise between 5ml (too small) and halves (too much)
by forest26
12:47 Thu 16 Jul 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020
Replies: 26
Views: 3410

Re: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020

Do you want a placemat? If one page, no room for logos. Either send detailed instructions, or allow me to use my skill and judgement. Edit: if one page, no room for many logos. Edit: www.jdawiseman.com/2020/20200730_Quevedo.pdf ? Hi Julian Yes please & much obliged. Don't worry about logos this tim...
by forest26
11:45 Tue 14 Jul 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020
Replies: 26
Views: 3410

Re: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020

Shucks - I bought too early. *Edit* Now following Rich's advice Also the link for the reduced packs should be https://www.vintagewineandport.co.uk/products/Quevedo-30000-1 (i.e. 1 at the end not the default 0) Hi Zac - Much obliged! - Link amended. - Difference refunded Same goes for anyone else. D...
by forest26
09:27 Tue 14 Jul 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020
Replies: 26
Views: 3410

Quevedo Tasting 2 - 30th July 2020

Oscar will host a second live Quevedo tasting on 30th July 8pm BST. As before it will be on You Tube live. The focus of this is on his white ports. The packs contain 90ml bottles of: - Reserve White - 10 year White - 30 Year White - 1970 White (or Very Old White from an unregistered 1970 cask) He al...
by forest26
18:30 Mon 13 Jul 2020
Forum: Other Wines
Topic: Sherry Tasting with Sarah Jane Evans MW
Replies: 23
Views: 3381

Re: Sherry Tasting with Sarah Jane Evans MW

Thanks Rich... The TPF product is hidden so you can only go through Alex's link above. If anyone from TPF has already ordered please let me know and I will adjust etc. Alex has put a lot of effort into putting together a great line-up. There is also a TPF Quevedo link Quevedo Tasting . There are not...
by forest26
17:59 Fri 10 Jul 2020
Forum: Port Conversations
Topic: Quinta da Boavista bought by Sogevinus
Replies: 10
Views: 1539

Re: Quinta da Boavista bought by Sogevinus

The press release I received about this. Looks like a historic quinta is destined to make still wines. Grupo Sogevinus announces acquisition of historic Quinta da Boavista 26th June 2020 Sogevinus has announced the acquisition of the historic Quinta da Boavista from Lima Smith, an 80-hectare propert...
by forest26
21:42 Sat 18 Apr 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: VWP and b.f.t. Quevedo tasting
Replies: 48
Views: 8848

Re: VWP and b.f.t. Quevedo tasting

Simon,
Thank you for the shameless plug.
A great effort so far between Oscar, the BFT team and VWP. It's an experiment - so fingers crossed that it will work, that everyone enjoys it, and that we raise a little money for charity along the way.
by forest26
22:04 Wed 15 Apr 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Taylor's Terra Feita Vertical
Replies: 41
Views: 6282

Re: Taylor's Terra Feita Vertical

Yes Please - I will check.
by forest26
22:41 Fri 03 Apr 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Another virtual tasting
Replies: 65
Views: 11477

Re: Another virtual tasting

Is there space for one more?
by forest26
20:22 Mon 16 Mar 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Y2K Tasting Tuesday 17th March
Replies: 132
Views: 35933

Re: Y2K Tasting Tuesday 17th March

Alas Boris says I should not attend..... One of the children in George's class has been taken ill - so I won't risk it. Sorry - I cannot get the Fonseca or Warre to B&F in time. To put a little flesh on the bone - there is a confirmed case and also a suspected case in my children’s social circles s...
by forest26
19:24 Mon 16 Mar 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Y2K Tasting Tuesday 17th March
Replies: 132
Views: 35933

Re: Y2K Tasting Tuesday 17th March

If anyone is out of pocket for the deposit let me know.
by forest26
19:24 Mon 16 Mar 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Y2K Tasting Tuesday 17th March
Replies: 132
Views: 35933

Re: Y2K Tasting Tuesday 17th March

Alas Boris says I should not attend.....
One of the children in George's class has been taken ill - so I won't risk it.
by forest26
19:18 Sun 15 Mar 2020
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Y2K Tasting Tuesday 17th March
Replies: 132
Views: 35933

Re: Y2K Tasting Tuesday 17th March

Unless Boris decrees otherwise, I am still planning on attending.