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DRC - 2001, 1996 and 1990
25 Feb 2008 by JR
As I’ve already mentioned, there was a particularly interesting tasting of pairs of wines from Domaine de la Romanée-Conti last week: Échézeaux and La Tâche in 2005, 2001, 1996 and 1990 organised by DRC’s UK agents Corney & Barrow.   Three bottles of each wine were available for about 60 tasters, of whom precisely two, plus me and C&B’s wine buyer Alison Buchanan, were female. I couldn’t help thinking of an inspiring address I’d heard earlier in the week given by UN Human Rights Envoy emeritus Mary Robinson, ex President of Ireland. In the warmest, least...

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