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WTN: Taylor Fladgate 30-Year Old Tawny Port & the Canadian Rockies Photo Set

by David M. Bueker » Tue Oct 03, 2006 7:05 pm

Hey there, here's another backlog note from the Canadian trip Laura and I just completed. AT the end I have posted the link to my photo set on Shutterfly, so click away if you feel like it...

The Port: Pale ruby, with noticeable orange/brown rim. Essence of raspberries with toast, hazelnut, orange zest and cinnamon on the nose. The restaurant was a touch warm, so the wine showed a bit alcoholic, but beyond that there were lots of toasty, nutty dry citrusy flavors with a lingering hazelnut and raspberry finish. Just delicious stuff. I could get used to drinking 30 or 40 year old tawnys. They just have that extra dimension over 20 year olds.

And as for the photo link...

http://share.shutterfly.com/action/welcome?sid=8AaOGTVi3ZNWEZ
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Re: WTN: Taylor Fladgate 30-Year Old Tawny Port & the Canadian Rockies Photo Set

by DebA » Tue Oct 03, 2006 7:37 pm

WOW! David, you are an amazingly accomplished photographer! Thanks for sharing those incredible pics of your trip; they are truly fabulous! :cool:
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Re: WTN: Taylor Fladgate 30-Year Old Tawny Port & the Canadian Rockies Photo

by Bob Parsons Alberta » Tue Oct 03, 2006 8:27 pm

Thanks David, pics like these just confirm how lucky we are living here in Alberta. Mind you, the prairie looks a bit different but have their own beauty too.
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Re: WTN: Taylor Fladgate 30-Year Old Tawny Port & the Canadian Rockies Photo

by Stephen Campbell » Tue Oct 03, 2006 8:41 pm

great photos!
I think the mountians are the main thing I missed about moving away from Calgary... besides the calgary flames.
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Re: WTN: Taylor Fladgate 30-Year Old Tawny Port & the Canadian Rockies Photo

by David M. Bueker » Wed Oct 04, 2006 7:56 am

Ah the Flames. My adopted hockey team. Since our Whalers became the Hurricanes I have had to look north of the border for winter entertainment.
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