2014 Chateau d'Aiguilhe Bordeaux Blend

Bordeaux Blend - 3L
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REVIEWS

JS 93 WA 91 WS 91
JS 93

jamessuckling.com, February 2017

Fascinating aromas of dark fruit, smoke and dried flowers. The palate is full and juicy yet still delivers a solid and polished tannin structure as well as a good backbone of acidity, which adds depth and definition...
WA 91

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 2017

The 2014 d'Aiguilhe has a wonderful, quite detailed bouquet with black cherries, melted tar, minerals and a touch of sea spray. The palate is well balanced with supple red and black fruit, well-judged acidity, very...
WS 91

Wine Spectator, April 2015

(WS88-91 points) Fresh and open, with a kiss of toasted vanilla giving way quickly to lively plum and raspberry fruit. Offers a spice-infused finish. Should be a solid value. – JM

WINE DETAILS

Color & Type Red
Varietal Bordeaux Blend
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Sub-region Cotes de Castillon
Vintage 2014
Size 3L
Percent alcohol 14%

The 2014 Chateau d'Aiguilhe is a Bordeaux Blend red wine hailing from the Cotes de Castillon sub-region in Bordeaux, France. With an alcohol percentage of 14.0, this wine exudes elegance and complexity, making it a true gem for wine enthusiasts.

In the glass, this wine presents a beautiful deep red color that hints at its intense flavors. The nose is immediately captivated by fascinating aromas of dark fruit, smoke, and dried flowers. These aromas intertwine to create a bouquet that is both inviting and intriguing.

On the palate, the 2014 Chateau d'Aiguilhe delivers a full and juicy experience. The solid and polished tannin structure provides a firm backbone, while a good balance of acidity adds depth and definition. Plum and raspberry flavors burst forth, accompanied by a subtle kiss of toasted vanilla. The spice-infused finish lingers, leaving a lasting impression on the taste buds.

Renowned wine critics have recognized the excellence of this vintage. Wine Spectator awarded it a score of 91 points, praising its freshness, lively fruit, and spice-infused finish. James Suckling, another esteemed critic, awarded it an impressive score of 93 points. He commended its solid tannin structure, well-balanced acidity, and the value it offers. Robert Parker's Wine Advocate also recognized the sublime nature of the 2014 Chateau d'Aiguilhe, awarding it a score of 91 points. They highlighted its detailed bouquet, supple fruit, and pure finish.

Overall, the 2014 Chateau d'Aiguilhe is a wine that embodies the true essence of Bordeaux. Its combination of elegance, complexity, and exceptional value make it a must-try for any wine lover. Whether enjoyed now or aged for a few more years, this wine promises to deliver a memorable and pleasurable experience.