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    Chateau Cos d'Estournel 1990
    St. Estephe
    Bottle (11)
    "The 1990 will charm tasters with its flashy display of opulent Merlot (about 40% of the blend) mixed with ripe Cabernet Sauvignon. It was one of the more forward 1990s in the tasting, which no doubt accounted for its precocious showing. This super-concentrated wine possesses a roasted herb, sweet, jammy black fruit-scented nose, with noteworthy opulence and succulence. Pure and full-bodied, this concentrated wine conceals more tannin than it is presently revealing. The wine is open, flattering, and impossible to resist. It will continue to mature for 15-20 years." (95pts Robert Parker, Bordeaux Book, 3rd Ed., Jan 1998)

    "...the 1990 Cos has reached full maturity. It exhibits sweet berry fruit intermixed with spice box, herbs, and spring flowers. Expansive, round, and sensual, with wonderful purity as well as lushness…" (94 pts. Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #183, June 2009)


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    June, 2011
    16th Thursday
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