Posts Tagged ‘ 2008 ’

2008 Château Saint-Pierre

May 24th, 2011 | By

2008 Château Saint-Pierre – France, Bordeaux, Médoc, St. Julien (5/13/2011) Brooding, balanced, elegant, with a distinct layer of minerals, subdued but ripe black fruits, dusty […]

2008 Château de Fieuzal

May 23rd, 2011 | By

2008 Château de Fieuzal – France, Bordeaux, Graves, Pessac-Léognan (5/14/2011) Ripe black fruits, coffee bean, sweet tanins, hint of kirsch, refreshing acidity, slightly lactic, great […]

2008 Château Pontet-Canet

Feb 22nd, 2011 | By

2008 Château Pontet-Canet – France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Pauillac (2/12/2011) Ripe black fruit, sweet spices, earl-grey tea and liquorice on the aromatic nose. Lots of tasty […]

2008 Clos Fourtet

Feb 21st, 2011 | By

2008 Clos Fourtet – France, Bordeaux, Libournais, St. Émilion Grand Cru (2/12/2011) Red and black fruits (mainly cherries), red candy, vanilla, liquorice on the “bright” […]

2008 Château Montrose

Feb 15th, 2011 | By

2008 Château Montrose – France, Bordeaux, Médoc, St. Estèphe (1/14/2011) Elegant, subdued fruity aromas of strawberries and blackberries on the nose, intermingled with spicy minerals […]

Jancis Robinson and Simon Staples on Bordeaux 2008

May 3rd, 2009 | By


Succesful Harvest 2008 In Germany

Nov 7th, 2008 | By

German wine growers are satisfied with the size and quality of the grape harvest this year, according to the Deutsches Weininstitut Mainz. The cool autumn […]