2018 Clos de l'Oratoire Bordeaux Blend
Bordeaux Blend - 3L
  • WS 97
  • JS 95
  • JD 95
  • JL 94

Reg: $234.94

$219.94

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Reg: $234.94

$219.94

In Stock: 0 btls
Ships Immediately

Pre-Arrival: 6 btls
ETA: Oct. 2021

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WS 97
Wine Spectator, January 2019
(94-97 points) Features seamlessly layered dark currant, fig and boysenberry fruit, infused liberally with a tobacco note and backed by a long, smoldering finish. Latent energy keeps this going. An impressive young wine... expand (94-97 points) Features seamlessly layered dark currant, fig and boysenberry fruit, infused liberally with a tobacco note and backed by a long, smoldering finish. Latent energy keeps this going. An impressive young wine. Merlot and Cabernet Franc. Drink now.- JM collapse
JS 95
jamessuckling.com, April 2019
(94-95 points) A tangy and tight red with blackberry and black-olive character. Hint of dark chocolate. Medium to full body and firm, tight tannins. Fresh and energetic dark fruit.
JD 95
jebdunnuck.com, May 2019
(93-95 points) From the stable of Stephan von Neipperg, the 2018 Clos De L'Oratoire is a ripe, sexy blend of 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc aging in 45% new oak, that offers an upfront bouquet of blueberries, violets... expand (93-95 points) From the stable of Stephan von Neipperg, the 2018 Clos De L'Oratoire is a ripe, sexy blend of 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc aging in 45% new oak, that offers an upfront bouquet of blueberries, violets, spice box, and incense and has notable complexity. With a medium to full-bodied mouthfeel, a seamless texture, and excellent length, it’s a classic wine from this estate, offering both opulence and elegance. It will keep for 20+ years. collapse
JL 94
TheWineCellarInsider.com, April 2019
(92-94 points) Medium bodied, elegant, fresh and charming! At the core of this wine you'll find licorice, smoke, cherry, flowers, wet earth, soft tannins and a dried, red pit fruit finish. The wine was made from blending... expand (92-94 points) Medium bodied, elegant, fresh and charming! At the core of this wine you'll find licorice, smoke, cherry, flowers, wet earth, soft tannins and a dried, red pit fruit finish. The wine was made from blending 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Franc. Read more at:https://www.thewinecellarinsider.com/wine-tasting-note/?vintage=2018&wine=Clos%20de%20l%27Oratoire collapse
Category Description
Color & Type Red
Varietal Bordeaux Blend
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Sub-region Saint Emilion
Vintage 2018
Size 3L