Cellar/Tasting Notes "(finished its malo in May, or about four months earlier than the Grand Clos des Epenots): Medium red. Musky, soil-driven aromas of redcurrant and epices fines; less fruity and primary than the Grand Clos des Epenots. Creamy and refined, with harmonious acidity and mellow soil and spice notes. ..
Cellar/Tasting Notes Strong reduction makes the nose unreadable though there is first-rate density and complexity to the firmly mineral-inflected large-scaled flavors that possess a velvety mouth feel before terminating in a powerful, well-balanced and impressively persistent finish. This is almost always the best of..
Cellar/Tasting Notes “A beautiful wine with a floral expressive nose of earthy dark berry fruit aromas, then powerful yet precise flavors that deliver a real sense of volume on the long and superbly complex finish.”
Cellar/Tasting Notes "There is a bit more wood on the fresh and open sauvage-infused nose of both red and dark currant, earth and game hints. There is excellent volume to the very smooth and polished mid-palate of the broad-shouldered flavors that possess plenty of dry extract before culminating in a mineral-inflected,..
Cellar/Tasting Notes "A pungent if highly complex nose offers up a wide range of aromas that include wood toast, menthol, tar, ripe dark berry, plum and warm earth. There is excellent richness to the solidly well-concentrated medium weight plus flavors that possess plenty of volume before terminating in a muscular and..
Cellar/Tasting Notes "This is also sufficiently reduced that it is hard to read the nose but it would appear that the underlying fruit is notably ripe. There is an elegant mouth feel to the mineral-driven and admirably pure medium-bodied flavors that possess outstanding depth and length and the very firmly structured..
Cellar/Tasting Notes "There is really lovely refinement to the precise, energetic and full-bodied flavors that possess good power on the focused, balanced and persistent finish."
Cellar/Tasting Notes Glass-staining purple. Sexy, smoke- and spice-accented aromas of dark berry compote, cola and vanilla. Stains the palate with intense blackberry and blueberry flavors that show excellent clarity and energy. Fine-grained tannins come on late and are quickly absorbed by the wine's vibrant fruit. ..
Cellar/Tasting Notes A fleshy style. Rich and concentrated, with black cherry, violet, licorice and earth flavors. This is firmly structured and beautifully balanced, with a vein of mineral and a long, smoky finish.