1927 Taylor

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Re: 1927 Taylor

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Re: 1927 Taylor

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Decanted about 13:45.
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Re: 1927 Taylor

Post by jdaw1 » 22:01 Sat 23 Mar 2013

T27: red to dark red, 40% opaque. Nose horrid: soap and paint. Yuck. Not tasted.

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Re: 1927 Taylor

Post by PopulusTremula » 14:32 Mon 01 Apr 2013

Surprisingly dark with see-through burgundy core. Nose is not right, chemical with a hit of artificial cherry. Palate displays the same rather unpleasant fake cherry. Not rated.

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Re: 1927 Taylor

Post by AHB » 22:14 Tue 09 Apr 2013

Mature red appearance, rose rim; 35% opaque. Very strange nose, full of perfumed soap - really not right nor attractive. The strange flavours carry through to the unattractive palate, which is very acidic and with a hint of tannins. Hot aftertaste and a long birch sap finish. Very dried out, not what it should be, although the finish does morph into dark chocolate after a minute or two; this is quite nice and lasts well. Not rated - really not right. NR. 22-Mar-13. Decanted 1½ hours.
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