1948 Taylor

Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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jdaw1
Cockburn 1900
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1948 Taylor

Post by jdaw1 » 21:35 Wed 06 Jun 2018

An ‘Eights’ tasting, to be the second or fourth digit of the vintage, arranged by Tony, who provided many of the bottles including an 1867. And Alex provided Graham 1897.

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Re: 1948 Taylor

Post by jdaw1 » 22:11 Wed 06 Jun 2018

T48, dark red, 50% opaque. Fantastic. Rich, very smooth, sweetness throughout, a hint of El Rey del Mundo smoke. And very long. Wonderful.

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Re: 1948 Taylor

Post by flash_uk » 16:20 Fri 15 Jun 2018

35% opacity, mature red-brown. Mature red fruits on the nose. Lovely, smooth, balanced, gentle heat late on. Molasses, plums and pepper.

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