Our final tasting for 2009 was based on 1996 Left Bank Bordeaux and took place at the Mercer Hotel on 24 November. The tasting was hosted by Pat Carroll and Sandra Mooney and followed on from the 1995 Left Bank tasting last year.
Eleven wines were tasted: Ch. Phélan-Ségur St-Estèphe, Ch. Langoa-Barton St-Julien, Ch. Léoville-Barton St-Julien, Ch. Léoville-Poyferré St-Julien, Ch. d’Angludet Margaux, Ch. Palmer Margaux, Ch. Margaux Margaux, Ch. Lynch-Bages Pauillac, Ch. Grand-Puy-Lacoste Pauillac, Ch. Pichon-Longueville-Baron Pauillac, Ch. Mouton Rothschild.