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    Chateau Palmer 1966
    Margaux
    ts, ll, great color
    Magnum (1)


    "The 1966 continues to be one of the greatest examples of Palmer I have ever tasted. It is almost atypical for the 1966 vintage, which produced so many austere, angular wines. Not only rich and full, it is also delicate and loaded with complexity and finesse. This wine gets my nod as one of the best of the vintage, rivaled only by Latour and Lafleur. The haunting bouquet is similar to the 1961's. It reveals a plummy, mulberry-like fruitiness, exotic spices, licorice, and a hint of truffles. Medium-bodied, with a velvety richness, it has a long, ripe, lush finish..." (96 pts. Robert Parker, Bordeaux Book 3rd Ed. , Jan. 1998)


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    December, 2016
    9th-10th Friday-Saturday
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