TN: Mostly French wines over a couple days bday celebration
On 10/02/2012 07:00 PM, DaleW wrote:
1989 Fonsalette Reserve Cotes du Rhone
Full, spicy, cedary, good but not especially complex. B+/B
Interesting, I'd have expected more from this somehow...
1982 Burgess “Vintage Selection” Cabernet Sauvignon
This showed more oomph than last bottle, crunchy red fruit and cedar,B+
Glad to hear this one is still alive. I stumbled across and '84 the
other day, now waiting for the headmans ax.
Did your Burgess still stand up well to the duck? Or should I be
looking at the almost-dead-serve-with-roast-chicken equation?