WineBoard
TN: 1987 Duckhorn Merlot, Three Palms - Printable Version

+- WineBoard (http://wines.com/wineboard)
+-- Forum: TASTING NOTES & WINE SPECIFIC FORUMS (/forum-200.html)
+--- Forum: Merlot (/forum-25.html)
+--- Thread: TN: 1987 Duckhorn Merlot, Three Palms (/thread-9133.html)



- Bucko - 01-05-1999 11:05 PM

Never in balance over the years, I opened my last bottle tonight. Still a very youthful dark ruby with black fruit aromas. Lush black fruit greets the palate then is slammed down by hard, drying tannins. A little cedar on the long, dry finish. The fruit is never going to win the tannin battle here.

Bucko