1996 Phelan-Segur Bordeaux Blend
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1996 Phelan-Segur Bordeaux Blend

  • Bordeaux Blend
  • 750ML
  • WS 88
  • RP 88

Reviews for 1996 Phelan-Segur Bordeaux Blend

WS 88
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, January 1999
This is not a blockbuster but it is a delicious bottle. Beautiful chocolate and berry character. Medium-bodied with a good core of fruit and velvety tannins. Medium finish. Best after 2001. –JS
RP 88
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, January 1997
After a surprisingly light feeble 1995 Phelan-Segur has rebounded with a gutsy classic St.-Estephe with a saturated purple color plenty of sweet weedy cassis fruit with high quality new oak in the background good body a... After a surprisingly light feeble 1995 Phelan-Segur has rebounded with a gutsy classic St.-Estephe with a saturated purple color plenty of sweet weedy cassis fruit with high quality new oak in the background good body a chewy texture and the vintage's high tannin well-displayed. This well-endowed wine requires 5-6 years of cellaring. Anticipated maturity: 2001-2012.