Margaux, Moulis and surroundings
The barometer is plummeting. The temperature has dropped by ten degrees in a couple of days. At Palmer, a tasting in the company of Anne-Laurence Chauvel-Chadronnier. The grand vin this year is surprising in its forthright style, the tasty firmness of its tannins. A pertinent choice that breaks with the usual style (sometimes a bit soft) of the estate. The property was not spared by the hailstorm that badly damaged the vineyards on the 4th of June. “For certain parcels it was apocalyptic”, relates Thomas Duroux, the director.
A glass of wine in her hand
I knew she was gonna meet her connection
At her feet was her foot-loose man