Troplong Mondot

  • Tasting Dinner With 12 Bottles Of 1964 St Emilion

    …. Great! The taste is as good as the nose with creamy fruit, a fine tannin structure for support and long, long warm finish with a upliftning freshness. This bottle has faired well over the years. A treat. 94p (tasted 2014/10) 1964 Chateau Troplong Mondot The last one this flight didn´t match the previous two, but was still a decent drink…

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  • 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…

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  • Pick My Next Bottle – 2001 Bordeaux

    … and rich, with high but well-integrated tannin, and a long, 40+ second finish, it should turn out to be a brilliant effort, and one of the stars of the Medoc. However, patience is essential. Anticipated maturity: 2008-2020. 92 points from the Wine Advocate. 2001 Troplong Mondot – This estate continues to merit substantial praise. Let’s hope…

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