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by forest26
22:49 Tue 20 Feb 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Second wind for 1963s? Tuesday 10 April 2018
Replies: 47
Views: 900

Re: Second wind for 1963s? Tuesday 10 April 2018

Just noticed that I am due to be in South Africa on the 10th - curses!
by forest26
18:55 Sat 17 Feb 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Second wind for 1963s? Tuesday 10 April 2018
Replies: 47
Views: 900

Re: Second wind for 1963s? A Tuesday in April 2018

Yes please - great idea.
Dow’s / warre’s or something else
by forest26
20:55 Sat 13 Jan 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thursday 18th January 2018?
Replies: 47
Views: 1417

Re: Thursday 18th January 2018?

Alex - I plan to bring Croft 82 + Messias Cachao 82 (double decanted)
by forest26
22:15 Thu 11 Jan 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Place holder for June 6/7th Vintage with an '8' theme.
Replies: 20
Views: 607

Re: Place holder for June 6/7th Vintage with an '8' theme.

I can start to put this together.

Perhaps we can firm up the theme on the 18th - if anyone not attending the 82 tasting has a view on the format/theme please make your thoughts known.
by forest26
21:58 Thu 11 Jan 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thursday 18th January 2018?
Replies: 47
Views: 1417

Re: Thursday 18th January 2018?

Having read the header again - I can add Ramos Pinto LBV and Barros Colheita
by forest26
21:50 Thu 11 Jan 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: We need some tastings in the diary
Replies: 24
Views: 628

Re: We need some tastings in the diary

After Phils Calem vertical - We mentioned pencilling in some future dates for mini verticals of some of the less well known producers. We discussed Rebello Valente / Kopke / Krohn and a few others (I can also add Messias). Can I suggest that we pencil in a few over a 6-24 month timeframe. This will ...
by forest26
21:30 Thu 11 Jan 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thursday 18th January 2018?
Replies: 47
Views: 1417

Re: Thursday 18th January 2018?

Hi
The pig theme is great for me

1982 I have

Croft
Messias Quinta do Cachao
Offley
Noval
Warre cavadinha

Let me know what you want....
by forest26
10:06 Mon 01 Jan 2018
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tue 2nd Jan 2018, Bring a Bottle (ideally of 1878)
Replies: 54
Views: 1554

Re: Tue 2nd Jan 2018, Bring a Bottle (ideally of 1878)

Happy New Year Gentlemen

Sorry highly unlikely that I can make it. I won't be able to get away early to travel up to London. Have a great tasting.

Tony
by forest26
19:26 Tue 19 Dec 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thursday 18th January 2018?
Replies: 47
Views: 1417

Re: Thursday 18th January 2018?

Can you put me down for this
by forest26
20:52 Wed 13 Dec 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tuesday 19th December - 77@40
Replies: 86
Views: 5333

Re: Tuesday 19th December - 77@40

Sorry for the slow response

Oak smoked salmon with beetroot, orange and horseradish
Rib eye steak (rare) with hand cut chips
Green beans with shallots
by forest26
20:50 Wed 13 Dec 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tuesday 15th May 2018, for the Royal Wedding
Replies: 42
Views: 1238

Re: Royal Wedding, May 2018

Would like to attend... Windsor works for me
by forest26
20:44 Wed 13 Dec 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Place holder for June 6/7th Vintage with an '8' theme.
Replies: 20
Views: 607

Re: Place holder for June 6/7th Vintage with an '8' theme.

Alex - much obliged if you can edit.
I’ll develop The theme on the New Year
by forest26
14:20 Sun 26 Nov 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Place holder for June 6/7th Vintage with an '8' theme.
Replies: 20
Views: 607

Place holder for June 6/7th Vintage with an '8' theme.

Placeholder for early June event. Suggestion: Following the theme of revisiting vintages on anniversary years, it gets a little harder with the 8's. Can I propose that we cast the net wider than usual and include anything with an '8' in the vintage. Happy to modify after feedback. TC SCD MPM CPR IDJ...
by forest26
14:05 Sun 26 Nov 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Wed 29th Nov 2017 - A Cálem (mini-)vertical
Replies: 54
Views: 1958

Re: Wed 29th Nov 2017 - A Cálem (mini-)vertical

s. Crab salad

m. Steak medium rare - side of spinach or something green.
by forest26
21:57 Wed 15 Nov 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Wed 29th Nov 2017 - A Cálem (mini-)vertical
Replies: 54
Views: 1958

Re: (28 or 29) Nov 2017 - TBD

Will fit in on any theme - I definitely have Ca77 and Ca85
by forest26
21:52 Wed 15 Nov 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Wed 29th Nov 2017 - A Cálem (mini-)vertical
Replies: 54
Views: 1958

Re: (28 or 29) Nov 2017 - TBD

Either should work - 29th preferred
by forest26
10:56 Mon 30 Oct 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thursday 2nd November - 1970
Replies: 52
Views: 3693

Re: Thursday 2nd November - 1970

Sorry for the delay... I forgot that this was on....

Starter: Oak smoked salmon with beetroot, orange and horseradish
Main: Rib eye steak (Medium Rare) with hand cut chips
Side: Green beans
by forest26
21:35 Thu 19 Oct 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thursday 2nd November - 1970
Replies: 52
Views: 3693

Re: Thursday 2nd November - 1970

In that case can I bring G70 instead of T70. I have a lot of the former and very few of the latter.
by forest26
20:29 Wed 11 Oct 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thu 19 Oct 2017; B&F; Mature V.P. or L.B.V., blind, ideally in decanters
Replies: 35
Views: 2084

Re: Thu 19 Oct 2017, B&F, Mature VP or LBV

Sorry I am on child duty that evening. Have a great evening.
by forest26
07:32 Wed 04 Oct 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Tue 10 Oct - A Gould Campbell vertical
Replies: 150
Views: 14166

Re: Tue 10 Oct - A Gould Campbell vertical

Parma ham with melon
Grilled chicken breast
Side of Broccoli
by forest26
17:04 Sun 01 Oct 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: 2015 Vintage Port Tasting: Leverkusen, Germany, 03 November
Replies: 10
Views: 1507

Re: 2015 Vintage Port Tasting: Leverkusen, Germany, 03 November

Axel - sorry I cannot make this. It is a little too busy at work to take the time out.
by forest26
16:58 Sun 01 Oct 2017
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Thursday 2nd November - 1970
Replies: 52
Views: 3693

Re: Thursday 2nd November - 1970

Yes please - Taylor's