How was 2005 in Madiran?
27 Apr 2006 by JR
Charlotte Blofeld, London: I've developed a small taste for Madiran wines (thanks to purple pages introducing me to them), and recall you recommended Ch Montus for good non-Bordeaux drinking .  Do you know anything about it in 2005?  Wine and Co are selling it very reasonably, but say there is no p restige version of the wine this year, and I would like to know if this means it was a poor year, and I should avoid the regular Montus. Any advice would be most appreciated.  Sorry to trouble you amongst the busy days of Bordeaux en primeur.  Best wishes as always . me: I am...

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