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Deep colour. Sweet fruited wine with liquorice aromas, brambly textures and inky length. Good value at 5.5 euros 88 points 
  • 88p
Deep ruby. Dark fruits, spices, intense nose, ripe, coffee and blackberries. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, dark berries, spices, long. 90-92
  • 93p
Dark purple red with violet hue and almost black core. Rich nose with aroma reminiscent of succulent fruit, plums and black cherries, hints of mild spices in the background. Opulent palate with sweet fruit, ripe tannins, rich character and excellent length.
  • 92p

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Saint-Emilion, Bordeaux

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88p
 Andrew Caillard MW, Wine Writer (Australia)  tasted  Virginie de Valandraud 2015  ( Ets Thunevin )

"Deep colour. Sweet fruited wine with liquorice aromas, brambly textures and inky length. Good value at 5.5 euros 88 points "

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 Christer Byklum / Leading Scandinavian wine blogger, Wine Writer (Norway)  tasted  Virginie de Valandraud 2015  ( Ets Thunevin )

"Deep ruby. Dark fruits, spices, intense nose, ripe, coffee and blackberries. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, dark berries, spices, long. 90-92"

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92p
 Markus Del Monego / Best Sommelier in the World 1998, MW (Germany)  tasted  Virginie de Valandraud 2015  ( Ets Thunevin )

"Dark purple red with violet hue and almost black core. Rich nose with aroma reminiscent of succulent fruit, plums and black cherries, hints of mild spices in the background. Opulent palate with sweet fruit, ripe tannins, rich character and excellent length. "

1y 12d ago

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