2009 Ausone Bordeaux Blend

Bordeaux Blend - 750ML
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REVIEWS

JS 100 JS 100 WS 100 WE 99 JL 98 WA 98 WA 98 NM 97
JS 100

jamessuckling.com, February 2012

Incredible nose of currants and blueberries. Flowers too. Licorice. Such purity on the nose of Cabernet Franc. Full body incredible structure with fabulous tannins and a long long finish. Built out of stone. The prefect...
JS 100

jamessuckling.com, March 2012

Incredible nose of currants and blueberries. Flowers too. Licorice. Such purity on the nose of Cabernet Franc. Full body incredible structure with fabulous tannins and a long long finish. Built out of stone. The prefect...
WS 100

Wine Spectator, April 2010

(WS97-100 points) Such a dreamy perfumed aroma to this wine. Full-bodied but wonderfully polished and integrated. It touches every millimeter of your palate and the texture makes you want to cry. It touches your soul...
WE 99

Wine Enthusiast, August 2010

(WE97-99 points) It may be 14.5 percent alcohol, but, with its huge freshness, the wine almost sings with elegance. The texture is opulent, with intense black fruits and a core of solid tannins. Impressive balance.
JL 98

TheWineCellarInsider.com, July 2010

(96-98 points) 2009 Ausone offers crushed stone, smoke, fennel, and black with blue fruits in the nose. Full bodied and supple, this rich, silky, voluptuous wine, produced from 55% cabernet franc and 45% merlot, ends with...
WA 98

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, December 2011

(98+) A masterpiece in the making proprietor Alain Vauthier's 2009 Ausone boasts a dense purple color along with notes of powdered chalk crushed rocks and wild blue red and black fruits. Extravagantly rich with great...
WA 98

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, March 2012

A masterpiece in the making proprietor Alain Vauthier's 2009 Ausone boasts a dense purple color along with notes of powdered chalk crushed rocks and wild blue red and black fruits. Extravagantly rich with great minerality...
NM 97

Neal Martin's Wine Journal, July 2013

Served blind at the Southwold 2009 tasting. The Ausone ‘09 has quite an unusual nose compared to its peers – less flamboyant perhaps but no less compelling. The terroir really shines through here. The palate is...

WINE DETAILS

Color & Type Red
Varietal Bordeaux Blend
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Sub-region Saint Emilion
Vintage 2009
Size 750ML