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Deep colour. Intense liquorice, dark chocolate, dark cherry aromas. Beautiful pure blackberry pastille fruits, dense generous almost silky tannins and fresh roasted nut, vanilla oak. Finishes inky firm with a long graphite tannin plume. Very intuitive to the year. Tasted at the Union des Grand Crus. 97 points

  • 97p

Dark purple red with violet hue and black core. Well structured with elegant fruit and discreet toasting aroma. On the palate well structured with very good length. 93

  • 93p

Ruby. Blueberries, anise, spices, fresh and fruity nose, detailed. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, dark berries, some anise and spices, detailed. 93-95

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Pomerol, Bordeux

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 Andrew Caillard MW, Wine Writer (Australia)  tasted  Château La Croix-de-Gay 2016  ( Château La Croix-de-Gay )

Deep colour. Intense liquorice, dark chocolate, dark cherry aromas. Beautiful pure blackberry pastille fruits, dense generous almost silky tannins and fresh roasted nut, vanilla oak. Finishes inky firm with a long graphite tannin plume. Very intuitive to the year. Tasted at the Union des Grand Crus. 97 points

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 Markus Del Monego MW / Best Sommelier in the World 1998, MW (Germany)  tasted  Château La Croix-de-Gay 2016  ( Château La Croix-de-Gay )

Dark purple red with violet hue and black core. Well structured with elegant fruit and discreet toasting aroma. On the palate well structured with very good length. 93

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 Christer Byklum / Leading Scandinavian wine blogger, Wine Writer (Norway)  tasted  Château La Croix-de-Gay 2016  ( Château La Croix-de-Gay )

Ruby. Blueberries, anise, spices, fresh and fruity nose, detailed. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, dark berries, some anise and spices, detailed. 93-95

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