The 2015 Plince is an exceptional Bordeaux Blend from the famed Pomerol region in France. With its deep red color and elegant label, this wine exudes sophistication and class. The wine is made by the esteemed producer, Plince, known for their commitment to producing high-quality wines.
On the nose, the 2015 Plince offers a captivating bouquet of sweet red and black fruits, underbrush, and hints of vanilla. These aromas create an alluring and seductive experience, drawing you in with each sniff. The palate is equally as impressive, with layers of dark red and blue fruits, roses, licorice, iron, and cigar box. The wine showcases impressive balance, with lively acidity and soft tannins that gracefully carry the palate through a surprisingly lengthy finish.
Renowned wine critic Jeb Dunnuck awarded the 2015 Plince a score of 90, praising its approachable style and surprising elegance. James Suckling also rated it highly, giving it a score of 93. He highlighted the attractive red berries, light licorice notes, and smooth tannins that lead to a fresh cherry-pip finish. Kyle Luke of JJ Buckley was equally impressed, awarding the wine a score of 92 and describing it as a top value for the vintage. He noted the wine's expressive nature, balance, and impressive finish. Wine Spectator also recognized the quality of this wine, awarding it a score of 90 and praising its core of plum, blackberry, and black cherry fruit.
With an alcohol content of 14.0%, this wine has the perfect balance of richness and finesse. It is recommended to cellar the 2015 Plince until at least 2020 to allow it to reach its full potential, but it can also be enjoyed now for those looking for a wine that is already expressive. This wine is a true testament to the mastery and craftsmanship of Bordeaux winemaking, and it is sure to impress even the most discerning wine connoisseurs.