2018 Vieux Maillet Bordeaux Blend
Bordeaux Blend - 750ML
2018 Vieux Maillet Bordeaux Blend
  • JS 93
  • JD 93
  • DC 92

Reg: $44.94

$39.94

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Reg: $44.94

$39.94

In Stock: 24+ btls
Ships Immediately

Pre-Arrival: 0 btls
ETA: Pending

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JS 93
jamessuckling.com, January 2021
Plums and light stewed cherries with wet earth and lavender, following through to a full body with rich, velvety tannins that display roundness and firmness at the same time. Rather chewy. Needs two or three years to come...   Plums and light stewed cherries with wet earth and lavender, following through to a full body with rich, velvety tannins that display roundness and firmness at the same time. Rather chewy. Needs two or three years to come around. Try after 2023.  
JD 93
jebdunnuck.com, March 2021
Beautiful black cherry and blueberry fruits as well as spice, cedary pencil, violets, and chocolaty earth emerge from the 2018 Château Vieux Maillet. Medium to full-bodied, it has a rounded, elegant texture, beautiful...   Beautiful black cherry and blueberry fruits as well as spice, cedary pencil, violets, and chocolaty earth emerge from the 2018 Château Vieux Maillet. Medium to full-bodied, it has a rounded, elegant texture, beautiful tannins, and a great finish. Another gorgeous, outstanding Pomerol in 2018, it has some up-front appeal yet will evolve for 15+ years.  
DC 92
Decanter, November 2020
Highly spiced aromatics of ripe fruit, dark pepper and cloves. A savoury edge to the black fruits comes through on the palate, as does an attractively silky texture even with this high density of tannins. Flashes of...   Highly spiced aromatics of ripe fruit, dark pepper and cloves. A savoury edge to the black fruits comes through on the palate, as does an attractively silky texture even with this high density of tannins. Flashes of bitter dark chocolate on the finish. 40% new oak.  
Category Description
Color & Type Red
Varietal Bordeaux Blend
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Sub-region Pomerol
Vintage 2018
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 14.5%
Closure Cork