1999 Monbousquet Bordeaux Blend

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  • Bordeaux Blend
  • 6L
  • WA 94
  • IWC 91

Reviews for 1999 Monbousquet Bordeaux Blend

WA 94
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 2002
...a port-like bouquet of super-ripe black cherry and black currant fruit intermixed with scents of coffee tobacco and vanilla. Tipping the scales at a whopping 14% alcohol (extremely high for Bordeaux) this wine which... ...a port-like bouquet of super-ripe black cherry and black currant fruit intermixed with scents of coffee tobacco and vanilla. Tipping the scales at a whopping 14% alcohol (extremely high for Bordeaux) this wine which spends 18 months in 100% new oak and is bottled unfined and unfiltered is a blend of 60% Merlot 30% Cabernet Franc and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon...possesses an amazing texture a mid-palate that you could get lost in and a sensational 40-45 second finish. The exotic aromas incredible texture and abundant fruit are reminiscent of Pomerol's renowned micro-cuvee Le Pin. The 1999 is even better from bottle than it was from cask. It is a remarkable effort for the vintage...
IWC 91
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, April 2002
Good medium ruby. Highly nuanced expressive nose of raspberry roasted meat charred oak minerals and coffee. Lush chewy and sweet with impressive thickness of texture...