2006 Alter Ego de Palmer

Alter Ego de Palmer

89Average Score
Red
12x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace
£912.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
89
Critic Notes

Tasted blind at Farr Vintners' horizontal tasting, the 2006 Alter Ego de Palmer has evolved a savoury bouquet with earthy, almost Saint Estephe like aromas. The palate is medium-bodied with tart red cherry fruit, quite spicy yet harmonious with a ferrous, structured, tobacco-stained finish that lingers long in the mouth. After ten years, this seems to be a point, though it has the substance to give another 5-8 years of pleasure. Tasted April 2016. May 2016, www.robertparker.com

Score: 91-/100Neal Martin

Spicy and delicious. Shows loads of fruit, with fine tannins and a long finish. Very pretty and juicy. James Suckling, Wine Spectator 2007

Score: 89-91/100Wine Spectator

Very dark with some evolution. Juicy and treacly. Very dry tannins on the finish.www.jancisrobinson.com, 21Jan 2010

Score: 16-/20Jancis Robinson

The 2006 Alter Ego de Palmer, a top-notch second wine, exhibits notes of tar, licorice, herbs, and sweet black cherries in its soft, round, easy to drink style. Enjoy it over the next 5-7 years. Wine Advocate.February, 2009

Score: 87-/100Robert Parker
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Margaux
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Margaux
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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