Château La Conseillante, Pomerol 1989

Conseillante 1989 #1

Twenty-five years on tasting.

Mature ruby.  It’s all yin now, blossomy and baroque with a cherubic glow.  Resplendent, caramelized ornamentation of coco, confiture, antiquity and gold: you can almost hear its bells and whistles.  Lavish but not especially deep, it prefers a life without complication: she’s here for the fruit and the flowers.  But without definitive grip she’s a queen without a future: time to finish these up.

Conseillante 1989

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s