This was a lovely old claret. Very earthy on the nose with flavors of mushroom,. forest floor, leather along with some red fruit still clinging on. On any other day this would have been a great wine, but it was overshadowed on this night by the '66 Montrose.
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(Château Gruaud Larose) From 375 ml - bricking, browning, bright medium raspberry color with clear meniscus; very mature tobacco and leather nose; tart leather, charcoal, tart plum, tobacco, tart dried cherry and mineral palate, a little dried out; medium tart finish