Wine tasting note: 1996 Beaumont Haut Medoc

1996 Beaumont Haut Medoc

21st Apr 1999 GBP9 Bordeaux Table Red

Very deep red/black, gradually fading to rim.
Open, perfumed, concentrated nose of blackcurrant and leather.
Medium-bodied with attractive sweet cassis/plum fruit and a hint of leaf.
Soft tannins, warm acidity and a decent finish.
Young but drinking well now and over the next 2/3 years.

Wine Tasting: 1996 Bordeaux