Troplong Mondot

    Tasting Dinner With 12 Bottles Of 1964 St Emilion

    … in a velvet glove" with its structure, sweet plum fruit and its long, long finish full of finesse and backbone. It doesn´t get much better than this. 98p (tasted 2014/10) With flight four I had prepared lamb filets baked in puff pastry with a red wine sauce. 1964 Chateau Beausejour The last flight started with a return to reality. A mature, nice…

    6 readers - By Barolista

    2001 Troplong Mondot – Bottle Notes

    … 2001 Troplong Mondot – Bottle Notes by Tom Lee on October 7, 2014 The 2001 Troplong Mondot was the winning bottle in the September installment of Pick My Next Bottle. In actuality the Troplong Mondot tied with Cos d’Estournel but yours truly was more excited to try the Troplong Mondot. I promise a Bottle Note on the Cos in the near future…

    1 readers - By Tom Lee/ Zinfandel Chronicles

    Pick My Next Bottle – 2001 Bordeaux

    … The September Installment of Pick My Next Bottle focuses on 2001 Bordeaux from some of my favorite producers. As I mentioned in the first installment, the purpose of this series is to provide insight into specific wines or producers you may currently have in your cellar. The winning bottle will be opened this weekend and a Bottle…

    6 readers - By Tom Lee/ Zinfandel Chronicles