Results for “2009 bordeaux”
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 98 points: From vines sitting on hard limestone this wine is a blend of 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc that offers prodigious levels of extract richness complexity and overall harmony. A fabulous wine with black fruits galore...
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 93 points: Made under the guidance of Hubert du Bouard this blend of primarily Merlot and a tiny dollop of Cabernet Franc (around 9%) from the limestone soils on the hillsides of St.-Emilion exhibits a dense purple color lots of...
jamessuckling.com, 92 points: A juicy wine with plum and chocolate character. Full body, with soft and velvety tannins and fruity finish. Subtle and delicious already. Better in 2016.
jamessuckling.com, 95 points: Gorgeous ripe fruit character with loads of blueberries blackberries and flowers. Full body with velvety tannins and a fruity fresh grapefruit aftertaste. Really beautiful. Best ever from here. Best after 2018.
Wine Spectator, 98 points: (WS95-98 points) Delivers blueberry and blackberry aromas, with hints of dark chocolate. Full-bodied, featuring chewy, rich tannins and a beautiful velvety texture. This is superb. Really structured. Score range: 95-98
jamessuckling.com, 95 points: Currants and blackberries on the nose. Spicy and intense undertones. Full body, with juicy fruit and a soft, very silky texture and a long, long finish. Polished and very pretty. Best Carraudes ever. Try in 2018.
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 100 points: Clinet has been on a hot streak lately and the 2009 appears to be the greatest wine ever made at the estate surpassing even the late Jean-Michel Arcaute's monumental 1989. A blend of 85% Merlot and tiny amounts of...
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 95 points: A blend of 75% Merlot 15% Cabernet Franc and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon that hit 14% natural alcohol the wine has an extraordinary purity and vivaciousness in 2009. Dense ruby/purple with beautiful black currant and black...
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 95 points: Always one of Bordeaux’s most endearing and charming wines, Croix de Labrie’s wines generally offer an unctuous texture as well as enormous quantities of fruit. Made from 100% Merlot, the 2009 (about 300 cases produced)...
Wine Enthusiast, 94 points: Full of tropical fruit flavors, this is rounded, ripe and very accessible. At the same time, its structure shows through in the tang of green apple skin, judicious wood aging and taut aftertaste.
Wine Enthusiast, 93 points: With layers of wood, this is a structured wine, driven as much by tannins as fruit. It will need time for the dark plum fruit flavors to come through—St.-Estèphe is always likely to be firmly textured.
Jancis Robinson's Purple Pages, 90 points: First vintage of this occasional second wine. Their second wine policy: It’s very tricky to have a wine made just from vines on the edge of the vineyard but in 2009 there were two parcels that didn't make it – more an...
Wine Spectator, 93 points: Blueberry and mineral aromas. Full-bodied with silky tannins and a beautiful sandalwood floral berry aftertaste. Very polished young red.
Wine Spectator, 95 points: (WS92-95 points) Blackberry and licorice, with spices. Tar. Full-bodied, with velvety tannins and a round and beautiful finish. So silky and beautiful. Lovely texture. - JS
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