2010 Jean Faux, Chateau Bordeaux Blend
Bordeaux Blend - 750ML

  • WS 92
  • JS 91

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Reg: $24.94

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WS 92
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, April 2011
Ripe and direct with a graphite-driven beam of linzer torte and blackberry compote notes. Plenty ripe but has nice underlying acidity for balance. Rich but pure. Should be the best vintage yet for Pascal Collotte. -J.M.
JS 91
James Suckling - jamessuckling.com, April 2011
A solid wine with mineral berry and blackberry character with dark tobacco. Full and silky. Much better than 2009.
JJB 91
Geoffrey Binder - JJ Buckley, April 2011
80% merlot and 20% cabernet franc. Aged in 50% new oak. 25 year old vines planted in clay and limestone soils. Yields are 33 hls/ha. Hand harvested into small plastic crates. 13.8% alcohol. 50% new oak and 50% one... 80% merlot and 20% cabernet franc. Aged in 50% new oak. 25 year old vines planted in clay and limestone soils. Yields are 33 hls/ha. Hand harvested into small plastic crates. 13.8% alcohol. 50% new oak and 50% one year-old barrels. Aromas of crushed violet and incense are followed by melted licorice and a touch of minerality to create a taught nose. Very lush and round on the palate this has loads of black fruits and a slight hint of truffle. A pleasure to drink now this should show beautifully on release. Enjoy on release and over following 5-8 years. 3800 cases produced. Stephane Derenoncourt consults.
Color & Type Red
Varietal Bordeaux Blend
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Sub-region Bordeaux Superieur
Vintage 2010