Deep plum red with plums on the nose too (and blackcurrants). A little rich mushroom and some florals – Franc? Tannins forward but good round fruit. Lovely ripeness and balance. A good if simple wine. Finishes well, with red fruits lingering.
Entre-Deux-Mers, Bordeaux, France
16.5/20 [Tasted 02-07-2011] www.wine-searcher.com/find/chateau+mylord
Bought en primeur from The Wine Importer. Great value at $16.00. Stored in a cool spare room.