2019 Clos Badon-Thunevin Bordeaux Blend

Bordeaux Blend - 750ML
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WE 95 JD 94 JS 93 JL 93 VN 93 WA 92
WE 95

Wine Enthusiast, January 1970

(93–95 points) Barrel Sample. Showing rich, chocolate and dark coffee flavors, this wine is powerful and dense in texture, but balanced by luscious blackberry fruits. Its richness is considerable, lending ample...
JD 94

jebdunnuck.com, April 2022

Checking as a mix of 70% Merlot and 30% Cabernet Franc, the 2019 Clos Badon Thunevin from Thunevin sports a ruby/plum color as well as terrific aromatics of spiced red and black currants, spice, tobacco leaf, and...
JS 93

jamessuckling.com, February 2022

Aromas of sweet berries, fresh currants and flowers, such as hibiscus. Full-bodied with lots of fruit and richness. Soft and slightly chewy tannins. Flavorful finish. Lots of ripe fruit, but well-framed by the tannins...
JL 93

TheWineCellarInsider.com, June 2020

(91-93 points) Earthy, with nuances of flowers, espresso, smoke and dark ripe plums, the wine is round, lush and generous on the palate. The fruit, licorice and coffee bean-filled finish tops everything off nicely. Read...
VN 93

Vinous, February 2022

The 2019 Clos Badon-Thunevin is bursting at the seams with blackberry jam, chocolate, new leather, cloves, licorice and rose petal. This heady, flamboyant Saint-Émilion is not exactly subtle, but it sure is delicious...
WA 92

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 2022

The 2019 Clos Badon Thunevin has turned out very nicely, offering up aromas of dark berries and cherries framed by a deft application of new oak. Full-bodied, broad and lavishly textural, it's velvety, fleshy and...


Color & Type Red
Varietal Bordeaux Blend
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Sub-region Saint Emilion
Vintage 2019
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 13%
Closure Cork

The 2019 Clos Badon-Thunevin is a remarkable Bordeaux Blend that hails from the esteemed Saint Emilion region of Bordeaux, France. With a deep, ruby-red color and a captivating label that exudes elegance, this wine immediately catches the eye and sets high expectations.

On the nose, the 2019 Clos Badon-Thunevin offers an enticing bouquet of blackberry jam, chocolate, new leather, cloves, licorice, and rose petal. These aromas intertwine harmoniously, creating a heady and flamboyant olfactory experience that is both inviting and complex.

Upon the first sip, this wine lives up to its aromatic promise. The palate is greeted with a burst of sweet berries, fresh currants, and floral notes, such as hibiscus. Full-bodied and rich, the fruit flavors are beautifully framed by soft, slightly chewy tannins. There is a seamless integration of flavors, showcasing the craftsmanship and attention to detail that went into creating this wine.

The 2019 Clos Badon-Thunevin is not just a powerhouse of flavors, but it also possesses a remarkable balance. The plush contours enhance its considerable allure, while the well-framed tannins lend structure and depth. This wine is both opulent and elegant, offering a truly delightful experience from start to finish.

Renowned wine expert, Antonio Galloni, awarded this wine a score of 93, acknowledging its exceptional quality. James Suckling also bestowed it with a score of 93, praising its ripe fruit and well-integrated tannins. Jeb Dunnuck was equally impressed, awarding it a score of 94 and describing it as beautiful, rich, and elegant.

With an alcohol percentage of 13.0, this wine is approachable now but also possesses great aging potential. It is recommended to drink after 2023 to allow the flavors to further develop and integrate.

In conclusion, the 2019 Clos Badon-Thunevin is a magnificent Bordeaux Blend that showcases the best of what the Saint Emilion region has to offer. Its bold flavors, impeccable balance, and elegant character make it a standout wine worth seeking out and cellaring for years to come.