2002 Ausone Bordeaux Blend

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  • Bordeaux Blend
  • 1.5L
  • WA 95
  • IWC 93
  • WS 92

Reviews for 2002 Ausone Bordeaux Blend

WA 95
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 2005
In many respects the 2002 may be even more impressive than the 2003. A far more challenging vintage to get everything right and especially in St.-Emilion where many disappointments have been produced this is one of the... In many respects the 2002 may be even more impressive than the 2003. A far more challenging vintage to get everything right and especially in St.-Emilion where many disappointments have been produced this is one of the wines of the vintage and among the finest wines from the Right Bank. It possesses a deep purple color as well as a gorgeous nose of creme de cassis blackberries wet stones and wonderfully perfumed floral notes. When the wine hits the palate it exhibits impressive purity medium to full body a multi-layered texture and extraordinary precision and intensity with a finish just short of 50 seconds. Anticipated maturity: 2011-2035.
IWC 93
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, May 2005
...Explosive aromas of blackberry minerals violet espresso and bitter chocolate. Fine-grained and pliant but with terrific precision of flavor and grip. Finishes juicy and very long..
WS 92
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, March 2005
Beautiful blackberry and decadent aromas of meat and earth. Full-bodied with velvety tannins and a rich long finish. Should develop really nicely in the bottle...