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“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
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British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
You’re a member of the ‘Rhône Ranger’ band. Your groupies think you’re ‘hot’, even when you're boozy and "strung out"...
Page 1 of 5Château Montrose on Snooth
Here's another of those eye-popping offers from HDH, though it always surprises me how (relatively) reasonable bottle prices are for older Bordeaux library offerings compared to those from the last several years. And Montrose itself was never really found by the Chinese. There's no question of provenance here since these bottles are all from the... Read More
Freemark Abbey was actually quite good back in the late '60s, all through the '70s and into the '80s. They were even included in the 1976 Judgment of Paris where they took 10th place, amongst some very heavyweight competition. Will post those results, fully expecting the formatting to go awry... ;-( For the reds, then the whites:RankGradeWineVin... Read More
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Perhaps I had a bad bottle, but at least mine was past it's prime. I had a swig of it before I looked at it and it was disgusting! No wonder though since it was brown. Read More
For fun I was searching around and found some stories of the world's oldest wines that are (arguably) intact. Some divers found unopened bottles of champagne in a sunken ship: http://io9.com/5695539/worlds-oldest-wine-and-beer-finally-gets-drunk-after-200-yearsA 350AD vintage kept in a museum that was dug out of the ground: http://www.dailymail.... Read More
All my scotch friends have special "end of the world" bottles. I suspect that many of us do, too. So, considering that the end of the world is supposed to happen in a matter of days per our Mayan friends, and that happens to coincide with the Christmas season.....what are you planning to open this Christmas? If the world starts to come apart de... Read More
What do you think? Is this worth $38? How was 1989 as a vintage in Bordeaux?The latest "Best Wine Ever" from JR...An original cache of 1989 Left Bank Bordeaux (drinking superbly at present) for $38+That says it all....except, I will add, that the 1989 vintage continues to increase in stature with so many wines that were (somewhat) overlooked i... Read More
Earth, must and cola on the nose. Blueberry, blackberry and cassis, black cherry, leather and some cigar box notes. On the palate, ripe black cherry, dried blackberry, earth, loam, graphite and iron. Good balance still. Fruit remains pretty ripe. Nice!97 pts (20/20)France vs. US Blind Tasting 6/15/12 Read More
Following the 36th anniversary of the Tasting of Paris, I decided my group ... ... pts) (my score 13.5 pts)REDS:Chateau Montrose 2me Grand Cru Classé St. Estephe 1998 (17.35 pts) (my score 20 pts)Duckhorn Howell Mountain Napa Valley Merlot 1997 (16.9 pts) (my score 20 pts)Ridge Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2008 (16.15 pts) (my score 20 pts)St... Read More
Not as acid as the the Gruaud Larose 1975, but some yeasr younger. Almost same color as Gruaud Larose 1975. The cork was a bit spongey, probably from the upright position in the store where I bought it. ery interesting to taste. Read More
Jan 21, 2011
I have a bottle of 1994 chateau montrose - is this a good year and is it time to drink it yet? What would it sell for today?
May 25, 2010
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