BriO de Cantenac Brown 2006
Red
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BriO de Cantenac Brown 2006

Pronounced scent of cassis with a touch of spices. Gave a sense of broadness on the palate with its firm tannins smoothed out quickly. However,…

Mas des Agrunelles, L’Indigene 2010
Red
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Mas des Agrunelles, L’Indigene 2010

A very fresh style of southern blend that consisted of Syrah, Grenache and Carignan. First whiff was already an opulent display of licorice, white pepper, dark…

Yalumba Signature Reserve Best of Vintage 1986
Red
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Yalumba Signature Reserve Best of Vintage 1986

Coming from the best of 1986, this Cabernet and Shiraz blend shed away most, if not all, of its youth. In exchange was a pleasant…

Tenuta San Guido Sassicaia 1984
Red
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Tenuta San Guido Sassicaia 1984

Orange hue with an almost brick-like core. Whatever saved from the disastrous vintage 30 years ago cannot be determined since it was down to a…

Tommasi Poggio Al Tufo Rompicollo 2011
Red
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Tommasi Poggio Al Tufo Rompicollo 2011

Pronounce sweet ripe black cherries with dark fruits undertone. Velvety structure with excellent bright fresh acidity. Very enjoyable and delightful, sufficiently ripe on nose and…

Domaine Richaud Cairanne Côte du Rhône Villages 2011
Red
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Domaine Richaud Cairanne Côte du Rhône Villages 2011

Initial whiff of musty funk that suggested Brettanomyces. After waiting patiently for half an hour to decide its fate, I could pick up marginally ripe red…