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- VouvrayHead - 11-13-2009 09:54 PM

$17, 8%

Kind of in a strange place, with some vanilla coconut pineapple at war with musky honey stonefruit...
Good balance, length, etc. Going to wait another 2+ before trying again.


- TheEngineer - 11-14-2009 11:34 PM

Hmm.. that does sound funny especially with the 04 vintage being a bit more focused and less ripe. The mustiness makes it almost sound faulty.


- VouvrayHead - 11-15-2009 11:32 AM

It's possible it was a little bit of an off bottle somehow t(hough everyone but me really liked it). Cork was quite damp. We have 4 more of these, so time will tell.