新作人気モデル  シャトー・オー・ブリオン ※ラベル破れ・汚れ、液面低めフランス / ボルドー / 赤ワイン-グラーヴ
【DVD】逆賊-民の英雄ホン・ギルドン- DVD-SET2ユン・ギュンサン [GNBF-3817]
The 1970 Chateau Haut-Brion is a First Growth that has probably been over-shadowed by the Latour 1970 during its lifetime. However, this bottle proves that it is not to be underestimated; it highlights the glaring gap that exists between itself and another First Growth, the 1970 Chateau Margaux that I tasted alongside. There is plenty of vigor on the nose with dashing red berry fruit, cedar and black olive - just very Haut-Brion.The palate is medium-bodied, well balanced and fresh, nothing over-ambitious, just a Claret in the traditional sense of the word that gently builds towards a sous-bois dominated finish. This is an excellent showing, stout and a little austere, and you could argue an Haut-Brion with its peak in its wing-mirrors. Yet good bottles such as this will continue to offer pleasure for another decade. Tasted June 2015.
(Interim End of July 2016, The Wine Advocate 29th Jul 2016)