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Wine group at A.D's 25/02/2008 (TNB)

20/02/2008 (TNB)

18/02/2008 (TNB)

With LJM and family 16/02/2008 (RJB)

With the excuse of St. Valentine and a birthday 15/02/2008 (TNB)

Weekend Burgundies 03/02/2008 (TNB)

The Diary - February 2008

Wine group at A.D's 25/02/2008 (TNB)

Tasting notes added to Fine Wine Diary 23/03/2008   Return to top

20/02/2008 (TNB)

Tasting notes added to Fine Wine Diary 20/02/2008   Return to top

18/02/2008 (TNB)

  • Champagne Prestige NV (Diebolt-Vallois) A pretty wine, quite dry with yeasty apple fruit. I was not as keen on this as when visiting Diebolt and it did not even seem to have the overwhelming charm of the other time I have tried it. Still very nice, but I am not wild about it. ***
Tasting notes added to Fine Wine Diary 18/02/2008   Return to top

With LJM and family 16/02/2008 (RJB)

Tasting notes added to Fine Wine Diary 17/02/2008   Return to top

With the excuse of St. Valentine and a birthday 15/02/2008 (TNB)

  • Champagne NV Rose (A. Clouet) Fairly meaty, as you might expect from Bouzy Pinot, but a graceful rose-petal nose too. Probably best with food. Top ***
  • Morey St Denis 1er cru Charmes 12002 (V. Lignier) Pretty good, dense fruit and like others I have tried from this producer there is a good depth of minerality apparent once it has been open a while. Perhaps not the Charmiest Charmes though. Top ***
Tasting notes added to Fine Wine Diary 15/02/2008   Return to top

Weekend Burgundies 03/02/2008 (TNB)

Tasting notes added to Fine Wine Diary 03/02/2008   Return to top