1968 Fonseca Guimaraens

Tasting notes for individual Ports, with an index sorted by vintage and alphabetically.
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jdaw1
Cockburn 1900
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1968 Fonseca Guimaraens

Post by jdaw1 » 21:37 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: 1968 Fonseca Guimaraens

Post by jdaw1 » 22:33 Wed 06 Jun 2018

FG68. Cloudy, dark-red, 55% opaque. For taste I noted only its dryness.

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Re: 1968 Fonseca Guimaraens

Post by flash_uk » 16:02 Fri 15 Jun 2018

40% opacity, mature red. Sweet, soft, cherries. A bit flabby.

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