The nose is very expressive and clear with aromas of red fruits and tobacco. On the palate, the fruit is juicy and the tannins are round. A few notes of minerality and a clean style.A balance and a straight structure that make it a very pleasant wine to drink.
The 2014 La Conseillante has a well-defined bouquet with brambly red berry fruit, minerals, touches of seaweed and light incense aromas that develop fine intensity in the glass. The palate is medium-bodied with fine-grained tannin. This Pomerol is very well poised with perfectly judged acidity. Whilst not a match for Titans like the 1989 or 2010, this La Conseillante possesses nuance and sophistication, a precision that does justice to the name.The ChÃ¢teau La Conseillante 2014 is a blend of 78% Merlot and 22% Cabernet Franc .
The nose is fruity, slightly concentrated and aromatic. It reveals notes of crushed blackberry, black cherry and red berries associated with slight touches of wild strawberry as well as hints of spices and subtle toasted hints / vanilla. The palate is fruity and offers a slight juiciness, a slight minerality, a slight acid frame as well as a good freshness.
A complex nose that reveals notes of red fruits and oak, despite still being rather closed. There are also aromas of blackcurrant and blueberry. In the mouth, the combination of every element - tannins, oak, fruit and sweetness is very successful. This delightfully full-flavoured wine displays a beautiful texture, with well-structured and pleasant tannins. Goes well with meat dishes and dessert.
Lafon-Rochet is a wine that is both simple and complex, expressing aromas of black fruit in most vintages. There is really a melting and expression of Saint-Estephe, a certain warmth and roundness all finesse born Merlot grape variety.
The terroir is typical of St. Estephe with its gravel, clay and limestone soils. When tasted, Lilian Ladouys always reveals a rich and crisp structure with ripe tannins and refined oak which melts into an explosion of fruit. Lilian Ladouys is best served with all types of classic meat dishes, veal, pork, beef, lamb, duck, game, roast chicken, roasted braised and grilled dishes. It is also good with Asian dishes, hearty fish courses like tuna, mushrooms and pasta.
The estate’s reputation as a top quality wine producer took off in 1945 after a series of exceptional vintages. Since then, Lynch-Bages has continued to produce excellent wines, even during years considered difficult in the Bordeaux region. The wine’s deep colour and tannic backbone have become part of its signature style.
A lovely deep, dark colour with a violet fringe. The remarkably open nose carries explosive notes of fruitiness of outstanding freshness, with distinctive touches of fresh raspberry, Morello cherry, blackcurrant and plum. The predominant fruitiness of the nose lives up to all expectations on the palate which, after a clean, round initial taste, blossoms into a full-bodied mid palate with deep, velvety tannins.
Alter Ego is a spontaneous uninhibited wine, soft and round as soon as it has finished barrel ageing. Its lush aromas and supple tannins make it a wine that can be appreciated in the first years after bottling. Well-integrated wood smoke intermixed with notes of creme de cassis, earth, and forest floor are found in this opulent, deliciously fruity, round, and sensual effort.
Chateau Palmer is one of the vintage's superstars. Opaque purple, with a gorgeous nose of blueberry, blackberry fruit, licorice, incense and graphite, the wine has a multi-dimensional, skyscraper-like richness, stunningly well-integrated acidity, tannin, wood, and alcohol, a finish of close to 45 seconds and a full-bodied mouthfeel. This is a great wine from Margaux in 2012 and one of the vintage's most remarkable efforts. Anticipated maturity: 2022-2040+. The final blend was 48% Merlot, 46% Cabernet Sauvignon and 6% Petit Verdot.
Located in Soussans to the north of the village of Margaux, the estate is owned by the Luze family. This is a fine wine, full of black fruits and firm tannins. It also has a softer perfumed side that is typical of Margaux. With this combination and the ripe berry fruits, the wine is sure to age well.With a floral, earth and plum-filled nose with a licorice and tobacco kick at the end, this wine has just enough fresh, dark, red fruits that transpire just when you need them .
A wondrous, sumptuous bouquet filled with sweet spice, wood, dark brambly fruit. Classic fruitcake flavours but with an excellent ripeness too. Wonderfully creamy body and mouthfeel from the malolactic and the oak. Tannins are well balanced.
This Pauillac Bordeaux red come in dark red colour and deep ripe berry fruit characters of blackcurrant and blackberry, and powerful taste of pepper. The tannins are well balance and the wines higher proportion of Merlot gives it a tender and gentle style with an ample, silky structure. Its fruit aromas are intense, crisp and delicious.
The Chateau Troplong Mondot 2011 is a classic grand vintage with its own unique style. Its colour has a great density and is almost black with purple reflections on the rim. On the nose, it presents a superb aromatic concentration with ripe black fruit notes that evolve into intense aniseed and liquorice notes. On the palate, the frank attack reveals a voluptuous mouthfeel with ample notes of spice, cocoa and mocha. This powerful wine has a dense structure with present, yet silky, tannins that is highlighted with great finesse. The long finish ends on a lovely acidity. This is a classy wine with great ageing potential.
At the heart of the Saint Emilion appellation, CLOS DES MENUTS is a good-keeping wine which is round and fullbodied, with delicate tannins. A very deeply coloured wine. A powerful nose, very complex with notes of vanilla and toasted bread. Full on the palate the wine has a lovely structure and has good balanc
This elegant and robust Cabernet Sauvignon comes from Maipo valley, Chile's most traditional origin. This wine is fruity, sophisticated and rich, with blackberry and juicy plum, together with harmoniously integrated touches of toasted oak.
A soft and serious Merlot, a wine of great tipicity and remarkable fruit expression. This wine is plum-red coloring is dark and intense. In nose, concentrated notes of black fruit and soft hints of sweet toasted oak. The palate surprises with its excellent structure, balanced acidity, fruity intensity and pleasantly ripe tannins. Undoubtedly to be drunk young.