Advertisement

Who Likes This Wine(1)

  1. RockinCabs

    RockinCabs

    939 Tasting Notes

Food Pairing Tags

Add My Food Pairing Tags

Community Tasting Notes (3) Avg Score: 91.5 points

  • Bordeaux & San Sebastian Trip; 3/6/2015-3/13/2015: Nose: tobacco, smoke, intense leather and perserved cherry notes. Leafy and old bordeaux that is nicely integrated. Palate: opened beautifully over about an hour. No decanting just bottle aeration. Cherry, plum and tobacco, soil/leather. Gorgeous, seamless and fully mature. Maderized cherry with sweet earth notes. Finish: moderate and acidic but great for 66. Spoke st estephe with deep soil/spice beautifully.

    Purchased at Bordeaux Magnum and consumed at Cordeillan Bages. . Recorked in 2014, neck fill.

    Do you find this review helpful? Yes - No / Comment

  • The '61 Meyney really outshined this. Solid wine, with flowery notes on the nose. Very sweet palate, with marischino cherries, ripe strawberries, flowers, leather. Finish very solid and the wine has enough tannins to keep going for several more years.

    Do you find this review helpful? Yes - No / Comment

  • St. Estephe Night (Home of Mike and Sandra O.): Decanted for sediment and enjoyed over several hours. Bricking, almost brown color. Nose a little faded at first, but after an hour or so showing some vinyl, menthol and mature dried fruit and leather. Mature fruit on the palate, little tannin, quite soft with caramel and pipe tobacco. Moderate finish, a little simple and fruit driven, but still very much alive. A real treat to have a mature wine of this vintage, while probably past peak, still showing quite well. An experience more so than a complex wine. Much more enjoyable than the parker note would lead you to believe (though not a great wine).

    Do you find this review helpful? Yes - No / Comment

What Do You Think? Add a Tasting Note

Professional reviews have copyrights and you can view them here for your personal use only as private content. To view pro reviews you must either subscribe to a pre-integrated publication or manually enter reviews below. Learn more.

Add a Pro Review Add Your Own Reviews:
 

Report a problem with the information on this page.

$Where to Buy
powered by wine-searcher.com
×