2001 de Chambrun

de Chambrun

89Average Score
Red
12x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 20 Marketplace
£259.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
89
Critic Notes

A blend of 97% Merlot and 3% Cabernet Franc, with malolactic in barrel, and no filtration, it is a dense, surprisingly powerful, robust 2001 exhibiting a saturated ruby/purple color, and plenty of sweet, chocolatey, espresso-infused black cherry fruit. Deep, chewy, and muscular yet surprisingly pure and layered, it should drink well young, yet evolve for a decade. This brilliantly made Lalande de Pomerol is fashioned by the same producer as Pomerol’s La Croix St.-Georges. Everything about the winemaking is artisinal. Sadly, the production is small since the vineyard is only 3.5 acres. Jun 2004, www.robertparker.com

Score: 89-/100Robert Parker
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Lalande de Pomerol
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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