2000 Valandraud Bordeaux Blend

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  • Bordeaux Blend
  • 6L
  • IWC 94
  • WA 93
  • WS 93

Reviews for 2000 Valandraud Bordeaux Blend

IWC 94
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, May 2001
Bright medium ruby. Roasted aromas of blackberry black raspberry cherry lead pencil and espresso plus an exotic suggestion of peach. Thick and impressively concentrated with lovely clarity of berry and cherry flavors... Bright medium ruby. Roasted aromas of blackberry black raspberry cherry lead pencil and espresso plus an exotic suggestion of peach. Thick and impressively concentrated with lovely clarity of berry and cherry flavors thanks to firm acidity. Full deep lush and very long with thoroughly ripe sweet tannins suffusing the entire palate. This has the best mouth coverage of any of Thunevin 2000s.
WA 93
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 2003
...it is a spectacular wine and having tasted it three times from bottle I am in love with it. Dense purple-colored with a glorious nose of espresso cocoa chocolate plum black currant and cherry offering a true... ...it is a spectacular wine and having tasted it three times from bottle I am in love with it. Dense purple-colored with a glorious nose of espresso cocoa chocolate plum black currant and cherry offering a true smorgasbord of heavenly delights this medium to full-bodied wine still shows some relatively firm tannin but the low acidity layered multi-textured mouthfeel and tremendous purity are hallmarks of the Thunevin winemaking style...
WS 93
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, March 2003
This is really exciting with dark chocolate berry grilled meat and cedar. Full-bodied and silky with lovely berry and mineral character. Goes on for quite a while. Best from Valandraud yet...