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This is a classy wine with medicinal dark fruit flavours; soft and approachable now but will develop succulent richness in time. Have it with venison sausages.Grape variety - 75% Cabernet Sauvignon/15% Merlot / 10% Cabernet Franc Taste - Cassis, blackberry, blackcherry, tobacco, medicinal
This is a classy Champagne, with a lingering mousse and a palate of lemon, apricot and freshly baked brioche. The finish is long, driven and infused with lime.Grape variety - 55% Chardonnay/ 45% Pinot NoirSweetness - DryTaste - lemon, apple, peach, briocheFinish - long
The exact composition of this Cuvée is a family secret but it is likely that Pinot Noir dominates 70-80% of the blend with the rest being Chardonnay. The grapes are all from Grand Cru vineyards which were under vine during Churchills lifetime and it is only made in the very best vintages. The 1998 vintage shows all the hallmarks of a truly outstanding year with high natural sugar content in the grapes and an excellent level of acidity indicating an exceptional overall balance and long ageing potential.
Deep red, impressive sweet rich nose, usual Mission leather, earth and tobacco. Tannic, unready, masculine..Have with With lamb cutlets.
Red, with slight signs of bricking. Nose of graphite, mint, and slate. Lovely St. Estephe feel. On the palate, this is silky smooth, with lots of ripeness, and integrated tannins. Excellent deep red and black fruit. Incredible complexity. Sexy, smooth, and suave. Lovely, high quality Bordeaux
The 2000 Lynch Bages is a force Majeur, it's a multifaceted, succulent wine with juicy black fruit and liquorice on the palate and a long and demure finish. Drinking beautifully now but could also be cellared.Grape variety - Cabernet Sauvignon BlendTaste - plum, blackberry, liquoriceFinish - layered
This glorious Montrose is firing on all cylinders; it's delicious, with flawless finesse, powerful concentrated fruits, perfect structure and a long, long, lingering finish. Splendid with white roasted meat.Grape variety - 62% Cabernet Sauvignon/ 34% Merlot/Taste - cassis, cedar, blackberry, plum, tobaccoFinish - beautiful & long
This is a bit of a hidden gem, an underrated vintage which boasts, complex aromas, aristocratic richness on the palate and sweet tannins. Yum! Splendid with spicy rice dishes!Grape variety - 65% Merlot/ 35% Cabernet SauvignonTaste - cherry, dark chocolate, pencil leadFinish - long & refined
A superb and elegant wine, impeccably balanced with cassis sweetness, some earthy minerality and fine tanins. Intoxicating! Ideal with roasted peppers.Grape variety - 52% Cabernet Sauvignon/ 48% MerlotTaste - dark cherries, blackcurrant, blackberry, tobaccoFinish - lots of balance
Everything in this wine works in perfect harmony; it's stunningly smooth, sophisticated with a melange of juicy black fruits and an intense sweet finish. Ideal with Gamey meats such as venison!Grape variety - Cabernet Sauvignon blendTaste - black cherry, cassis, chocolate, tobaccoFinish - ripe and long
Full, rich, balanced, slightly oily palate. Peaches and apricots. Lovely, with elegance alongside the richness.
A dark, brooding Shiraz with a montage of black fruit flavours and vanilla and chocolate undertones; the longer you leave it out the better. Exceptionally elegant and beautiful with a posh bbq and ribs!Grape variety - 99% Shiraz/ Cabernet 1%Taste - plum, currant, coffee, spiceFinish - vibrant
The 1998 Masseto is opulent and expansive, and offers ripe dark fruit along with secondary notes of tobacco. Tenuta dell'Ornellaia makes outstanding wines even in poor vintages - better than any other. Jenkins's favourite Italian!!!
A charming Cabernet with plenty of drive and style; the cassis and plum flavours serenade your taste buds and the velvety texture caresses your throat. Simply regal and super with red meats!Grape variety - 86% Cabernet Sauvignon/ 14% MerlotTaste - leather, dark fruitsFinish - seductive
The 94 Latour is a lovely work of art, with deep complex aromas of cigar box, earth and dark cassis, with similar flavours being reflected on the palate. It is both mature and youthful and fabulous with chocolate.Grape variety - Cabernet Sauvignon/ MerlotTaste - cassis, blackcurrant, cigarbox, earth, Finish - Very good length
Robert Parker refers to this wine as "perfect". It is certainly fabulous with a velvety palate, well integrated tannins and layers of ethereal blackcurrant. Outstanding and a great accompaniment to Christmas dinnerGrape variety - 86% Cabernet Sauvignon/ 12% Merlot/ 2% Cab Franc Taste - blackcurrant, black cherry, cassisFinish - flawless
2000 has turned out to be a colossal example of Chateau Margaux that is tasting even better from bottle than it was from cask. Only 40% of the crop made it into this 2000 Margaux, a blend of 90% Cabernet Sauvignon and 10% Merlot.
What can we say about this wine except, Wow! It is positively orgasmic with a nose that is worth its weight in gold and a palate and a finish which is to die for. Delicious with a good hearty lamb stew!Grape variety - Cabernet SauvignonTaste - liquorice, cassis, blackberries, mochaFinish - very long
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