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    1 196
  • Producer ranking ?

    5
  • Decanting time

    2h
  • When to drink

    2020-2035
  • Food Pairing

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Vintage 2018

Report and recommendations for the 2018 Bordeaux vintage

by Andrew Caillard MW

2018 is an exceptional year. Bordeaux whites and Sauternes are very good, but from an Australian perspective, the excitement is all in the red wines. All sub-regions produced examples of very good wines, but some performed better than others. Generally, the largest estates have made exemplary wines illustrating that the human factor and wealth can have a major...

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Ruby. Cassis, dark fruits, liquorice, fruit forward, some spices nose, denser. Scented. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, dark fruits, anise, liquorice, spices, fruit forward, long. 92

  • 92p

Dark purple colour with violet hue and black core. Awesome nose with aroma reminiscent of blackberries, sloe and juicy plums, black olives, graphite, fine toasting touches and mild spices. On the palate well balanced with polished tannins, full-bodied yet elegant character with very good length.

  • 93p

Tasted in May 2019. In this vintage, Guy Meslin, the present owner of the property, hit the jackpot. It’s beautifully scented wine with very aromatic creamy blueberries, silky fruit and tannin, velvety texture, splendid complexity and long fruity finish. 

  • 93p
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Saint-Emilion, Bordeaux
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