1999 Chateau Trocard Bordeaux Superieur
Bordeaux Superieur, Bordeaux, France
WB Rating: 77

Alcohol by volume: 12.5%
Price at time of purchase: $8.99 (Whole Foods)
Type: Cabernet / Bordeaux
Principal varietal(s): Unknown.

Although recommended by the Whole Foods-Palo Alto wine buyer, Paul, as a great buy in the sub $10 range, this wine just doesn't measure up. To me it is dull, overly austere, watery, short, and finishes with a metalic note. Some ginger spice is apparent, but, contrary to the WF review, I did't notice any cassis or other fruit. Paul, did you really try this? - MJA 2002-11-03


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