2000 Beausejour (Duffau Lagarrosse) Bordeaux Blend

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  • Bordeaux Blend
  • 1.5L
  • WA 93
  • WS 91
  • IWC 90

Reviews for 2000 Beausejour (Duffau Lagarrosse) Bordeaux Blend

WA 93
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, June 2010
I often lament the fact that only the 1990 and 2009 are wines that fully showcase this extraordinary terroir. However the 2000 is no "Ugly Betty" so to speak. It showed extremely well in the tastings with the tell-tale... I often lament the fact that only the 1990 and 2009 are wines that fully showcase this extraordinary terroir. However the 2000 is no "Ugly Betty" so to speak. It showed extremely well in the tastings with the tell-tale notes of flowers crushed rock blueberry and camphor well-displayed. Full-bodied rich long and just beginning to shed its cloak of tannin this is quite an impressively endowed Beausejour-Duffau that can be drunk in 1-2 years or cellared for another 25 or more.
WS 91
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, March 2003
Beautiful and sweet. A joy to taste. Lovely berry floral and hints of vanilla on the nose and palate. Medium- to full-bodied with fine tannins and a caressing delicious finish. Best after 2010. 1665 cases made. -JS
IWC 90
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, May 2003
Bright red-ruby. Extravagantly ripe nose combines redcurrant coffee bean five-spice powder stewed tomato and exotic oak scents; slight resiny whiff of surmaturite Then silky and bright in the mouth with plump dense red... Bright red-ruby. Extravagantly ripe nose combines redcurrant coffee bean five-spice powder stewed tomato and exotic oak scents; slight resiny whiff of surmaturite Then silky and bright in the mouth with plump dense red berry flavors framed by healthy acidity. Finishes long and broad with chewy ripe tannins. This has been nicely opened up by its elevage