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Tasted On 11/12/2009
Part of a 1978 Burgundy tasting hosted by Acker at Cru on 11/11/09. This was a controversial wine, with some feeling that it was the true expression of it s terroir, but the company it was in made it tough. it is a very fine wine with a rich , dark cherry nose. In the mouth, it had more earth and less fruit with strong acidity and tannins present and plenty of life left. This wine stood up well until finished and improved over the 2 hours it was open. 92
1978 Burgundy Tasting We tasted 13 Grand Crus in 5 flights over a dinner in the basement at Cru. This was masterfully planned and orchestrated by David Hamburg from Acker, who also was the guide through the evening. The group of people were...