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Magazine Archives: Oct. 31, 2005

Types Of Tastings; Tasting Order

How the experts compare wines and get them to show their best
Gloria Maroti Frazee
Issue: October 31, 2005

Types Of Tastings Horizontal tastings compare wines from the same vintage, usually from within the same region. Example: Pétrus, Haut-Brion, Mouton-Rothschild, Latour and Lafite Rothschild, all from 1961.

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