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Tasted On 11/12/2009
Part of a 1978 Burgundy tasting hosted by Acker at Cru on 11/11/09. At opening this wine was somewhat simple and monolithic. After a few minutes, it was fruity and very nice. In other company, it would be considered quite fine, but in this flight it could not stand up. After 2 hours it developed more complexity and I upgraded my score from 90 to 91.
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...