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Size750MLVintage2014SKU22091The fabulous 2014 Crimson Splash is nearly opaque in color. A huge nose of cassis, herbs, and damp earth is followed by a multi-dimensional, rich wine with a chewy texture and plenty of soft tannins. It is a complete wine from start to finish.
This Petit Bordeaux is an estate bottled, medium-bodied, versatile red suited for pairing with a wide variety of cuisines. Intense cherry and plum notes and a rounded texture make this a great choice for everyday occasions. Composed of 70% Merlot and 30% Cabernet Sauvignon.
This Bordelaise Red is and wonderful find. An intitally reserved aromas of red currant and dried sage opens up nicely onto a palate with good correspondence to the nose. Medium-bodied and rich, this is drinking wonderfully.
This delicious Bordelaise blend shows good and supple structure with well-balanced tannins. Plump and rounded with a nice bouquet full of red fruits. The tannins are smooth with aromas of vanilla and spices.
This is a beautiful Merlot based wine from the small village called Lalande de Fronsac. This wine is aged 12-18 months in stainless steel vats, no oak, just delicious dark cherry flavors,plums, and hints of herbs with some earthiness. Dry and full-bodied. One of our favorite Bordeaux.
This Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot blend offers up notes of roasted herbs and licorice, red and black currants. Medium-bodied, relatively lush and fruity in style, it can be drunk over the next 5-6 years.
This Cabernet Sauvignon based blend is an absolute joy to drink, thanks to an excellent vintage. Richly textured and complex, drink it now with a short decant or lay it down for up to five years. Either way it's a steal!
A beautiful wine with a generous style that stands out for its incomparable softness, pretty smoky finish. the vintage comes through in spades in this easy drinking Bordeaux.
Aromas with hints of red fruit and vanilla define this lightly wooded Medoc Cru Bourgeois from Chateau d'Escot. Round and supple in the mouth it has benefitted from its 12 months ageing in oak barriques. Wonderfully forward and ready to drink.
While delicious Merlot rules this wine, the structure originates from the perfumed Cabernet Sauvignon that draws out the tannins, while the natural product is stuffed with blackberry flavors. This ready wine needs to create throughout the following couple of years. Drink from 2017.
Named for Rustenberg's previous proprietor, this Bordeaux mix (49% Cabernet Sauvignon, 38% Merlot in addition to Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot and Malbec) is matured for 20 months in a blend of new and old oak barriques. The firm tannins will mellow so as to incorporate with the rich cassis, tobacco and appetizing hot notes.
A blend of 80% Merlot and 20% Cabernet Franc. Nose of ripe fruit, cassis, blackberry and licorice. Good structure in the mouth with of the freshness and sweetness.
Another superb over-achiever from the Medoc, this wine shows lots of licorice, barbecue smoke, charcuterie, plum and black currants. It hits the palate with a medium to full-bodied opulence. The tannins are sweet and the acidity adequate to provide definition and vibrancy. This is a beauty. 90pts WA
WS92Size750MLVintage2013SKU20592Ripe blackberry and blackcurrant fruit intermixed with notions of chocolate, lavender, unsmoked cigar tobacco and underbrush are present in this meaty, chewy, attractive, velvety textured 2012. Enjoy this well-made red over the next decade. 92pts Wine Advocate (2012)
This, the second wine of Gruaud Larose, provides value and near-term drinkability for those looking for a classic though ripe St-Julien. Wine Spectator gives this vintage 95 points and granted the 2003 grand vin 92 points. The second wine is a killer value.
WA96Size750MLVintage2014SKU22727The 2013 Proprietary Red Estate is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Petit Verdot and the rest Carignane, Syrah and Merlot. A spectacular dense-purple color and sweet toasty oak intermixed with licorice, blackberry, cassis and graphite are all present in this profound first-growth quality blend that should age effortlessly for 25-30 or more years.
Deep red, velvety in colour. Intense aromas of red berries, cinnamon and wood, storing it in the bottle gives it a unique complexity. Ripely tannic, rich, full as well as gentle.
Thick and invulnerable ruby shading at an exceptionally fascinating mix of two worldwide assortments. Develop and rich bunch of fiery fragrances, with indications of violets and berries, plum stick, oak wood and tobacco. Full and powerful mouth feel, with grandiose tannins and a long persistent flavor with indications of white pepper.
The wine has a profound, obscure purple shading recommending power and extraction. Exciting smells and flavors convey jammy dark natural product with notes of cedar. The body is full, with sleek tannins and a long, entering wrap up."
This sensational effort displays massive concentration, extraordinary intensity, and soaring aromatics of roasted coffee, barbecued meats, graphite, blackberries, and cassis, dense fruit, full body, excellent purity, nuance, and unlimited potential complexity as well as longevity. This limited production cuvee, ranks alongside Branon's sensational 2000 92pts Wine Advocate (2008)
WA92Size750MLVintage2010SKU22581Rich, pure and fresh, with black currant, lead pencil, mint, licorice and hints of tar all emerging from the glass, it flows onto the palate with a medium to full-bodied, elegant texture, integrated acidity and finely polished tannin framing the finish. 92pts WA
Size750MLVintage2012SKU22536Lovely aromas of bright red fruits, accentuated with coco and floral notes to give a multi layered aromatic. On the palate it is dark, racy and voluptuous, with plenty of dark red cherry, plum, spice, menthol, new leather, chocolate, espresso and clove nuances.
This is one of the most secure, most in reverse wines in the Jonathan Malthus portfolio. The grapes originate from an old-vine distribute Angelus and Beausejour-Duffau, and the last item is a mix of 65% Merlot and 35% Cabernet Franc.
One of the stars of the vintage, this elegant, smoky wine has hints of barbecue pit intermixed with sweet black currants and cherries. Dark purple and medium to full-bodied, its impressive finesse and wonderful purity make for a surprisingly forward style of Smith-Haut-Lafitte. 92pts Wine Advocate (2008)
Another powerful, big, large-scaled effort, the 2008 exhibits an inky/purple color as well as sweet creme de cassis, blackberry, plum, Asian spice, licorice and incense notes. Layered and full-bodied with stunning purity and a 40+ second finish, this beauty needs 3-5 years of bottle age and should keep for 25-30 years. 94+pts Wine Advocate (2008)
Shows plum and raspberry aromas, with hints of flowers. Full-bodied, with super well-integrated tannins and pretty fruit on the middle palate. All there in balance and finesse.