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Martinez 1985

Tasting Notes

James Suckling critic

Wine Spectator (magazine) source
2008 tasting note year

Dark ruby-garnet, with a lighter edge.  Aromas of plum skin, custard and dried flowers.  Full-bodied, lightly sweet, with a chewy palate.  A little hot.  Drying out a bit. 

Score: 89/100

Michael Broadbent MW critic

Vintage Wine (book, Broadbent, 2002) source
1990 tasting note year

When first tasted (July 1987) I noted it as having a very curious nose and flavour, with a dry, rather acidic finish.  Three years later, the citrus twist of acidity still noticeable but otherwise rated quite highly.  Deep, rich, plummy colour; richness of fruit that so often calls to mind ripe figs; sweet, fullish body, hot fruity flavour. 

Score: 3 Stars

James Suckling critic

Vintage Port (book, Suckling, 1990) source
1990 tasting note year

A burly wine with muscles.  Deep, dark ruby, with concentrated cherry aromas, full-bodied and tightly structured, with ripe tannins and rich cherry and earth flavours.

Score: 89/100

More about Martinez

To learn more about Martinez Gassiot here on The Vintage Port Site, read a concise Profile of the Martinez Gassiot Brand.



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