Posts Tagged ‘ Margaux ’

Older Burgundy’s In Folliez (Vinotopia)

Feb 17th, 2009 | By

The reason for this meeting in restaurant Folliez in Mechelen was the visit of a (hopefully) future American Master of Wine. Reason enough to taste a nice series of older wines. We began with a few beautiful white Burgundy’s with in between them a couple of top California Chardonnays: Kongsgaard and Marcassin. Nice comparison, though the flight was dominated by the 2001 Coche-Dury Perrières. Even the …



2006 Château Malescot St. Exupery

Feb 13th, 2009 | By

2006 Château Malescot St. Exupery – France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Margaux (2/6/2009) Blackberries, chocolate, black coffee, leather and minerals on the quite modern but enjoyable nose. […]



2004 Château Malescot St. Exupery

Mar 30th, 2008 | By

2004 Château Malescot St. Exupery – France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Margaux (3/2/2007) Meat, animal blood, and a dose of alcohol on the nose. On the palate […]



Château d’Arsac 2005

Mar 30th, 2008 | By

2005 Château d’Arsac – France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Margaux (12/22/2007)Hint of the stable, leather, animal blood; wood a bit dominating, but nothing too severe, good material, […]



Château Palmer 2004

May 19th, 2007 | By

2004 Château Palmer – France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Margaux (4/27/2007)Aromatic nose with spices, tobacco and black fruit (plums, dark cherries). Balanced palate with refreshing acidity, elegant […]



Château Malescot St. Exupery 2003

May 21st, 2006 | By

2003 Château Malescot St. Exupery – France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Margaux (4/30/2006)Opened 20:15. Fairly meaty nose, with a hint of smoke and a small lactic element. […]



Château d’Issan 2003

Feb 4th, 2006 | By

2003 Château d’Issan – France, Bordeaux, Médoc, Margaux (12/14/2005)18:45 CET: Opened the bottle. 21:45: Black cherries on the nose, with some meat and leather. Nicely […]