2011 Chateau Timberlay David Honig November 14, 2013 Tasting Notes Rich and deep, this offers quality that belies its moderate price. The nose shows black cherry, elderberry, and mulberry. Plum, black cherry, and mulberry lead on the palate, with a pop of chocolate on the mid-palate. Tannins are firm and grippy, and the finish is mid-length. Drink with lamb chops. Recommended. 89. (Wined details below.) Who: Chateau Timberlay What: Red Bordeaux Blend (Merlot 85%, Cabernet Franc 20%, Cabernet Sauvignon 10%) Where: France, Bordeaux, Bordeaux Supérieur When: 2011 How Much: $15 A word from Planet Bordeaux, the sponsor of Palate Press Bordeaux Week: Bonjour! We invite you to take a journey through the beautiful vineyards of Bordeaux & Bordeaux Supérieur appellations – the heart and soul of Bordeaux. Planet Bordeaux winemakers offer fresh new ways to rediscover & enjoy high quality, terroir-driven, affordable wines from the world’s wine capital.