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Deep colour. Elderberry cassis lead pencil aromas. Sinuous wine with fresh elderberry, cassis-like fruit, graphite tannins and underlying toasty oak notes. Finishes muscular firm but long and sweet. Quite vigorous wine with tannins building up at the finish with mouthwatering acidity. Quite Italianesque. Tasted at the Union des Grand Crus. 93 points

  • 93p

Dark purple red with violet hue and black core. Very elegant character with fine fruit reminiscent of ripe blackcurrants, raspberries and mulberries. Elegant minerality and hints of toasting aroma adding to the wine's complexity, discreet spiciness in the background. On the palate elegant yet persistent with fine tannins and excellent length. 94

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Saint-Julien, Saint-Julien

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 Andrew Caillard MW, Wine Writer (Australia)  tasted  Château Branaire 2016  ( Château Branaire-Ducru )

Deep colour. Elderberry cassis lead pencil aromas. Sinuous wine with fresh elderberry, cassis-like fruit, graphite tannins and underlying toasty oak notes. Finishes muscular firm but long and sweet. Quite vigorous wine with tannins building up at the finish with mouthwatering acidity. Quite Italianesque. Tasted at the Union des Grand Crus. 93 points

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 Markus Del Monego / Best Sommelier in the World 1998, MW (Germany)  tasted  Château Branaire 2016  ( Château Branaire-Ducru )

Dark purple red with violet hue and black core. Very elegant character with fine fruit reminiscent of ripe blackcurrants, raspberries and mulberries. Elegant minerality and hints of toasting aroma adding to the wine's complexity, discreet spiciness in the background. On the palate elegant yet persistent with fine tannins and excellent length. 94

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