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Deep colour. Elderberry aniseed aromas with dark plum notes and cedar wood. Generous and elemental with clear dark plum, liquorice fruits, attractive integrated roasted cedar wood flavours and fine persistent long tannins. Lovely aromatic complexity, density and mineral length. Tasted at the Union des Grand Crus. 95 points

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Dark purple red with violet hue and black core. Excellent nose with toasting aroma, smoky minerality, backed by succulent fruit, dark berries and cherries. On the palate distinct oak influence but well balanced, firm but mature tannins, good mouthfeel and convincing length. 92

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Ruby. Blackberries, scented, ripe, rich and deep nose, blueberries and bergamot. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, detailed, lovely freshness. Playful yet rich and deep, long. 94-96

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Saint-Emilion

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 Andrew Caillard MW, Wine Writer (Australia)  tasted  Château Grand-Mayne 2016  ( Château Grand-Mayne )

Deep colour. Elderberry aniseed aromas with dark plum notes and cedar wood. Generous and elemental with clear dark plum, liquorice fruits, attractive integrated roasted cedar wood flavours and fine persistent long tannins. Lovely aromatic complexity, density and mineral length. Tasted at the Union des Grand Crus. 95 points

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 Christer Byklum / Leading Scandinavian wine blogger, Wine Writer (Norway)  tasted  Château Grand-Mayne 2016  ( Château Grand-Mayne )

Ruby. Blackberries, scented, ripe, rich and deep nose, blueberries and bergamot. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, detailed, lovely freshness. Playful yet rich and deep, long. 94-96

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

Dark purple red with violet hue and black core. Excellent nose with toasting aroma, smoky minerality, backed by succulent fruit, dark berries and cherries. On the palate distinct oak influence but well balanced, firm but mature tannins, good mouthfeel and convincing length. 92

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