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Dark violet in colour with aromas of red fruits and spices. This full-bodied wine has well rounded structure with silky tannins. The finish is as elegant as it is suave.
It has a clean and precise bouquet with a touch of gravel, tinged with a scintilla of blood orange. The palate is medium-bodied with tensile tannin, not heavy in the mouth and nicely balanced on the simple, graphite-tinged finish.
Lacoste Borie, 2nd Wine of Chateau Grand-Puy-Lacoste, 2012Lacoste Borie 2012 (2nd Wine Of Chateau Grand-Puy-Lacoste)$105.00
It has a very seductive nose in the making, with ripe blackberries and blueberry scents, interwoven with incense and a touch of graphite–more sophisticated than I was expecting. The palate is medium-bodied with fine tannin. This is an elegant Lacoste-Borie with fine tannin, my only quibble being that the oak
A dense purple colour. The nose is a complex spectrum of fruit and graphite notes with a touch of vanilla which comes to elevate the ensemble. On the palate, it is dense and distinctive with a touch of silky tannins. A very beautiful wine of pure pleasure.
Has a rather surly bouquet, a seaweed note that infuses the black fruit, perhaps just missing a little intensity. The palate is medium-bodied with grainy tannin, a tad sour on the entry and just needing more depth in the “shallow” middle.
Deep crimson colour with a complex bouquet featuring black-berry fruits and subtle toasty overtones. Full and round on the palate with strong tannins and no bitterness.
The 2015 Les Griffons de Pichon Baron is medium to deep garnet-purple in color with a nose of black currants, black cherries and mulberries with earth, tar and meat suggestions. The medium-bodied palate is firm with a muscular core of earth and herbs-accented fruit and a long finish. Solid, with
Vibrant and silky, this slides down almost too easily, with delicious red and black currant fruit laced with hints of anise, violet and black tea. A flicker of singed balsa wood keeps the finish going along. Sweet mulberry, black cherry, licorice, and forest floor notes dominate this medium-bodied, fleshy and
Medium-bodied, balanced wine with silky, fine tannins. A fine wine, with licorice, chocolate character and slightly meatiness on the finish.
Offers a beautiful nose of crushed blackberry and cherry, with hints of flowers. Full-bodied, with a lovely balance of silky, caressing tannins and ripe fruit. Very long and minerally, with mint and eucalyptus character. A wonderful wine from this estate. The 2005 Haut Batailley obviously has a more intense bouquet
Medium to deep garnet-purple in color, the 2015 Pibran is a little reduced to begin, with black fruits and tar notions plus hints of dried herbs and chocolate. Medium-bodied with a great core of expressive fruit, it has grainy tannins and a refreshing finish. Black cherry and cassis flavors are