2005 Beausejour (Duffau Lagarrosse) Bordeaux Blend
Bordeaux Blend - 750ML
  • WS 94
  • WA 91
  • IWC 91

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WS 94
Wine Spectator, June 2006
Fabulous aromas of blackberry licorice and flowers. Wonderful nose. Full-bodied with racy tannins and a long finish. This is powerful and rich. This is very long and velvety. Gorgeous. The winemaker here thinks it could... Fabulous aromas of blackberry licorice and flowers. Wonderful nose. Full-bodied with racy tannins and a long finish. This is powerful and rich. This is very long and velvety. Gorgeous. The winemaker here thinks it could match the great 1990 and 1989. Almost classic quality.
WA 91
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 2008
While no one will confuse the 2005 with this estate's prodigious 1990 it is an outstanding effort from one of St.-Emilion's finest terroirs. In terms of potential the vineyard is exceeded only by Ausone Pavie and Belair... While no one will confuse the 2005 with this estate's prodigious 1990 it is an outstanding effort from one of St.-Emilion's finest terroirs. In terms of potential the vineyard is exceeded only by Ausone Pavie and Belair for micro-climate and exposition. A beautiful dark ruby/purple color is accompanied by an ethereal nose of blueberry liqueur spring flowers melted licorice raspberries and crushed rocks. Medium-bodied with good acidity sweet but high tannin a broad mouthfeel and admirable elegance as well as freshness this beauty should age easily for 25+ years. Anticipated maturity: 2015-2035.
IWC 91
Stephen Tanzer's IWC, June 2008
Medium red-ruby. Very ripe aromas of black cherry and licorice; slightly liqueur-like. Intensely flavored and gripping with impressive power and a serious spine to the sweet black cherry flavors. Finishes with sneaky... Medium red-ruby. Very ripe aromas of black cherry and licorice; slightly liqueur-like. Intensely flavored and gripping with impressive power and a serious spine to the sweet black cherry flavors. Finishes with sneaky length and excellent backbone for aging. Aeration brought more minerality and more sweetness. 91(+?) points
Color & Type Red
Varietal Bordeaux Blend
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Sub-region St Emilion
Vintage 2005