Monthly Archives: September 2007

Montpezat “Les Enclos” ‘Merlot Prestige’ 2003

This Languedoc wine dark and rich looking with dark rich bouquet of fresh grapes with a nose that is almost inky with sweet notes of cedar–unique!In the mouth though–on opening–the wine is too tart with bready flavors and puckery tannins with tight fruit. I will decant this wine.After an hour or so the wine is…

Luigi Bosca Finca la Linda Malbec 2005 Wine Review (NW)

Tasting notes:Blackberry and currants on the noseJuicy palate of rich fruitFinishes with berries and dark chocolateThe Malbecs from Argentina can be dark and powerful. This one has those qualities, although somewhat simple in composition, at a fair price of $11 or so. In this price range they tend to be simple, but they often carry…