Sunday, April 15, 2012

Chateau Cote Montpezat 2009

In the glass, Chateau Cote Montpezat is deep, dusty red, opaque in the middle, brick at the edges. Not surprising, since it already wearing 9 years of age. Right from the bottle, upon swirling, the nose is gamey and chewy, with a vegetable medley mixed in - sort of a beefy stew. On the palate, the vegetables come through first - a fairly flat mid-palate bringing broccoli and cauliflower, with little hints of fruit around the edges. Modest finish shows a touch of acid and tannin.

1 comment:

  1. I bought a case of this from and honestly it was accidental or I might have been a bit tired or super indulged in wine, but amazingly I am developing a love for French wine after tasting this awesome vintage