Monthly Archives: May 2012

Kunde Cabernet Sauvignon 2008 wine review by (PB)

Nice deep hue with a bouquet of dark berry with loads of herbal spice and cedar. Palate–Dark plum and solid berry foundation. This is a $10 Cab so you don’t expect the world obviously. But all in all this is a solid wine for the price. (I read another review of this wine which was…

Chateau Haut Barrail Medoc 2009 Wine Review (NW)

Tasting notes:Blueberry and graphite notes on the noseMedium bodied and nicely texturedDark berries, cedar, and graphite layered on the finishSummary:Here’s a good value Bordeaux that’s 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Sauvignon.  It has nice fruit qualities and a graphite edge that delivers balance and finesse.  While it could cellar, I’m sure, go ahead and enjoy…

Chateau Musar 1994 wine review by (PB)

Bricky hue with daffodil bouquet and some light cherry. Palate–A slight sparkle on opening with subdued flavors all around, slightly bitter with cherry remnants. This wine was given to me and it is a first for ma as it is from one of the premier vintners of Lebanon. It is a Cabernet Sauvignon blend for…

Chateau LaGrange Clinet 2005 wine review by (PB)

Blueberry and mint fragrance on opening with a sweet dark berry fruit with rustic earthy touches. Palate–Good structure with old world berry palate, oak, leather, a mite chewy with rustic finish and more berries. This is a previously tasted wine which was promising so I bought another and laid it down another year. But this…