1996 Dom Perignon

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1996 Dom Perignon

Post by AHB » 11:20 Mon 28 Mar 2016

Very pale lemon yellow; tiny prickling mousse. Very little on the nose, gentle and light on the palate. Too light for a high score but enjoyable to drink. 85/100.

When the identity of this wine was revealed I was very surprised at how poorly this bottle compared with others from the same case.

Drunk at the 2016 Doty Cup.
Top Port in 2017 (so far): Graham Stone Terraces 2015 and Quinta do Vesuvio 1994
2016 Port of the year: Cockburn 1908

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