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Mike Chen

Mike Chen

Antinori Tignanello 2006

Tuscany Docg, Italy
2367 days ago

Mike Chen scored this wine: 95/100

After a hour in the decanter, this 2006 Tignanello came with a great complexity, smoothness and balance. There is also a sentimental factor to help the enjoyment: we bought it at a enoteca in Siena few years ago.


Poderi Colla Barolo Nebbiolo 2010

Piedmont D.O.C.G., Italy
2384 days ago

Mike Chen scored this wine: 89/100

Still too young but quite well structured and balanced. Less depth that I remembered of 2004 vintage. Gonna wait for few more years

Grand Cru

Ch√Ęteau De La Cour Grand Cru 2005

Saint Emilion, Bordeaux Aoc, France
2403 days ago

Mike Chen scored this wine: 89/100

Great aroma, length and balanced. Plum is definitely dominant. Went more wild berries once opened up.

Monterey, Santa Barbara, Sonoma

Meiomi Monterey, Santa Barbara, Sonoma Pinot Noir 2013

California, United States
2415 days ago

Mike Chen scored this wine: 90/100

Voluptuous medium body Pinot Noir with a quite sweet finishing. Enjoyed a lot with some great homemade pizzas

Badia A Passignano Riserva

Antinori Badia A Passignano Riserva Chianti Classico 2006

D.O.C.G.,Tuscany, Italy
2421 days ago

Mike Chen scored this wine: 92/100

Beautiful Chianti with a lots of depth, enjoyed with a nice steak

Mike Chen




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