1960 Fonseca

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jdaw1
Cockburn 1900
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1960 Fonseca

Post by jdaw1 » 21:22 Thu 03 May 2018


Caparica
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Re: 1960 Fonseca

Post by Caparica » 21:18 Fri 18 May 2018

EYE:
Clear, brilliant, Glycerine, fine deposit, ruby to red colour
NOSE:
Aromatic, vanilla, red fruits
MOUTH:
Medium-Full bodied, medium dry tannins, smooth, elegant and good balanced, spicy aromas, medium-long finish
CONCLUSION:
still potential, liked +

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Re: 1960 Fonseca

Post by jdaw1 » 17:32 Tue 01 Jan 2019

F60, decanted 15:30. Dark dark red, 60% opaque. Palate rich, smooth, and unctuous, sweet and smooth. Only mid-weight, but full-on lovely.

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Re: 1960 Fonseca

Post by flash_uk » 15:40 Fri 04 Jan 2019

40% opacity, mature red. Fabulous nose, ripe cherries, some slight medicinal hints. Wonderful silky entry, sweetness - ripe red cherries. Heat in the finish, some pepper.

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