2016 de Chambrun

de Chambrun

88Average Score
Red
2020-2032
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Scores & Notes
Average Score
88
Drinking window
2020-2032
Critic Notes

The 2016 De Chambrun has a feisty bouquet with lively black cherries, blueberry and red cherry fruit, the oak nicely integrated and lending focus. The palate is sweet on the entry with chewy tannin. There is part of me that thinks this is just a little overdone towards the finish, where I was seeking more tension and delineation. Maybe that will develop during barrel maturation? This is a good Lalande de Pomerol, but it just needs to temper its nascent enthusiasm. Apr 2017, www.robertparker.com, Drink: 2020-2032

Score: 89-91/100Neal MartinDrinking Window: 2020-2032

A little lean now but there’s very good fruit with firm tannins here. Tangy acidity and a medium finish. Needs a little more fruit on the center palate to be outstanding. Wait and see. Mar 2017, www.jamessuckling.com

Score: 89-90/100James Suckling

A little skinny and dull on the end. Fast fade.  Apr 2017, www.jancisrobinson.com, Drink: 2020-2025

Score: 15.5-/20Jancis RobinsonDrinking Window: 2020-2025

The 2016 de Chambrun is plump, juicy and nicely balanced, all qualities that make it an excellent choice for drinking now and over the next few years. The 2016 is straightforward, but also quite tasty. Apr 2017, www.vinous.com

Score: 85-87/100Antonio Galloni
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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
2020-2032
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