Tagged with Pomerol

Ch L’Evangile 1994

Mid-red robe with just a touch of amber. Forest floor, a touch of lanolin, dark plums. Palate at first green and tannic with the fruit there but struggling to show. In the glass, though, it opens and the fruits leaps out and this becomes a different wine showing sweet smoky red fruits. Finishes long and … Continue reading

Ch Bourgneuf 1996

Mid deep red with amber edge. Quite dusty, fragrant but delicate, some light plum notes. Palate reflects nose. Red fruits (especially plums) come through on the finish. Good wine but fading. Pomerol, Bordeaux, France 16.5/20 [tasted 17-09-2011]

Ch Bourgneuf 1996

Lovely red robe with a touch of amber edge. Plums, light florals, violets. Mature palate with a hint of dusty wood and herbaceous/Bordeaux edge. Well balanced, good finish with fruit alive. Quite a nice wine, at its best. Pomerol, Bordeaux, France 16/20 [tasted 17-06-2011]