- Middle of the road Côtes du Rhône. Dry, smooth, on the light side. Drank 1 glass each. Used for Coq au Vin. Binny's $10
- Beaucastel Wow still Honig stromg!
- No sign of aging. Dark ruby red with no Browning, pristine condition. Fantastic nose of violet, roasted candied cherry, purple and red fruits, meat, cassis liqueur, with a addictive mineral, floral. Medium plus body, cassis, plum, leather, burned wood, minerals. Rich, lush mouth feel, with noticeable, juicy tannins, silky. Nice finish of burned wood, plum juice, hint of tobacco leaf. Fantastic! Nose is true to die for Another sign of good aging, fruit taste still ample =) Very nice balance, acidity and the alcohol. Can still age, fabulous structure