1947 Chateau la Dominique

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1947 Chateau la Dominique

Post by AHB » 11:22 Sat 02 May 2015

Dark red, chestnut in hue. Opaque at the centrebut transparent on the rim. Horribly smelly on the nose, really unpleasant. Stewed balsamic vinegar on the palate. Really revolting, oxidised and volatile. N/S. Drunk 15-Apr-15.
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Re: 1947 Chateau la Dominique

Post by jdaw1 » 11:09 Fri 14 Aug 2015

On Wednesday 15th April 2015 Wolfgang, Alex, Tom, Enrico, Maggie, my father and I met for some old claret at Otto’s, 182 Gray’s Inn Road WC1X 8EW.

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Re: 1947 Chateau la Dominique

Post by jdaw1 » 11:51 Fri 14 Aug 2015

1947 Château la Dominique: very very oxidised. Undrinkable.

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