Aston Wine Club

Buckland Village Hall

New Road, Buckland

Buckinghamshire HP22 5JB

 

7.45pm welcome drink

for 8pm prompt start

Aston Wine Club

 

We, those of us who were lucky enough to attend this tasting, were treated to an excellent presentation of the wines of Saint-Emilion, in the main given by Dr Gerald Sacks.  Gerald has the honarary title of "Chancellor of the Jurade de Saint-Emilion for London and South of Great Britain", and as such was able to impart a great deal of knowledge about these wines to us.

 

Wines Presented were:

 

Chateau Marjosse Blanc 2014 Bordeaux

Chateau du Courlat, Cuvee Jean-Baptiste 2011, Lussac Saint-Emilion

Chateau Clos de la Cure 2011, Saint-Emilion Grand Cru

Chateau Simard 1996, Saint-Emilion Grand Cru

Chateau Bernateau 2007, Saint-Emilion Grand Cru

Chateau Chauvin 2007, Saint-Emilion Grand Cru Classe

Chateau Beausejour-Becot 2007, Saint-Emilion Premier Grand Cru Classe

Chateau Septy 2010, Monbazillac

 

 

 

 

THANK YOU to all of those who helped with the setting up, pouring, clearing away and washing up.  We do try to keep these tasks to a minimum, but....  We wouldn't have a wine club without YOU.

 

 

 

 

 

Frances

Tasting Secretary

N O T E S  O N  T H E  L A S T  T  A  S  T  I  N  G  

20th October 2017

 

Dr Gerald Sacks - A Presentation of the Wines of Saint-Emilion