2013 Feytit Clinet

Feytit Clinet

91Average Score
Red
12x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 46 Marketplace
£385.00
6x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 7 Marketplace
£194.00
Bts
-
0 Immediate | 9 Marketplace
£35.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
91
Critic Notes

Dark for the vintage, with a chunky, violet floral nose.  There is some energy here.  Rich and plush in the mouth, though by no means heavy.  Some richesse and a touch of spice then some lovely lift in the finish.  Chambolle-esque in the finish: Amoureuses if I’m going to be precise.  Velvety, plush and mouthfilling.  Cashmere.  This is lovely. Joss Fowler, FINE+RARE, April 2014.

Score: 17-/20FINE+RARE

An unquestionable star of the vintage, this 18-acre vineyard is near Trotanoy, Latour a Pomerol and Clinet. The wine is made from 95% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc. Only 50% of the production made it into the Grand Vin label. Surprisingly it sports a lofty 13.4% natural alcohol. Deep ruby/purple, with notes of plum, blackcurrant, black cherry, incense and camphor, the wine shows surprising depth, a reasonably broad, succulent mouthfeel and a luscious, impressive finish. This is atypically rich, juicy and succulent for a 2013. Drink it over the next decade or more. Wine Advocate.August, 2014

Score: 90-92/100Robert Parker
F+R Opinion
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Pomerol
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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