Who Likes This Wine(1)

  1. BTBrown


    429 Tasting Notes

Food Pairing Tags

Add My Food Pairing Tags

Community Tasting Notes (23) Avg Score: 93.1 points

  • A very pleasing wine and an excellent 1997, this was still marked by the heat of the harvest, giving the wine a bit too much clunky weight. That said, it was very enjoyable. (Betony)

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

  • Ledbury- light purple color, clean smells of red fruits mostly strawberry with a little earthiness. Very clean and well made wine, a very nice drink with a med long finish. Close to elegant or sophisticated but not quite in this vintage

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

  • The nose strongly suggested immense pleasure was forthcoming and it was in spades; joining in with the spicy, floral and red fruit aromatics was lots of strawberry, raspberry and light red cherry all being delivered in a silky smooth texture all the way through the back end; it was pure joy in a bottle and early on, a hard to beat candidate for WOTD which it easily became for me.

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

  • Fat Duck Lunch- clean purple color, a nose of strawberry and touch of animal The mouth had that great burgundy feel of energy but weightlessness. The wine was long but not endless and the tannins are pushing in around the edges. This was a real pleasure to drink and will continue to improve. It is a very good moose but prbly not a great one

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

  • Tasted blind. Had a beef blood/iron, green pepper and tobacco nose. There was a vegetal finish to this wine. I originally thought this was a late-80s wine from gevrey because of the power. Did not have the femininity of chambolle. Already developing tertiary characteristics, but more time will benefit this wine.

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

View all 23 Community Tasting Notes

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.

View From the Cellar




Vintage Tastings

  • By John Kapon
    Mugnier Musigny with Burghound & Assorted Extras, 1/31/2005 93 points

    (Mugnier Musigny) was wild and open with meaty and gamy edges. There was a touch of sulfur, animal, and almost milky aromas, with wet stones and minerals to match. The palate was rich and alcoholic, a touch unbalanced with the alcohol, and much denser fruit-wise than any wine in the first flight. Despite its intensity and heavy finish, there was still balance and long, dry tannins

NOTE: Some content is property of View From the Cellar and Burghound and Vinous and Vintage Tastings.

Add a Pro Review Add Your Own Reviews:

Report a problem with the information on this page.

$Where to Buy
powered by