logo
search
basket
1995 Haut Brion Haut Brion Bordeaux Pessac Leognan France Still wine

1995 Haut Brion

Haut Brion

96Average Score
flagBordeaux / France
Red

It is fun to go back and forth between the 1995 and 1996, two superb vintages for Haut-Brion. The 1995 seems to have sweeter tannin and a bit more fat and seamlessness when compared to the more structured and muscular 1996. Certainly 1995 was a vintage that the brilliant administrator Jean Delmas handled flawlessly. The result is a deep ruby/purple-colored wine with a tight but promising nose of burning wood embers intermixed with vanilla, spice box, earth, mineral, sweet cherry, black currant, plum-like fruit, medium to full body, a high level of ripe but sweet tannin, and a finish that goes on for a good 40-45 seconds. This wine is just beginning to emerge from a very closed state where it was unyielding and backward. Anticipated maturity: 2006-2035. Last tasted, 11/02. Jan 2003, www.robertparker.com

Robert Parker    Score: 96/100

Sorry, this product is currently unavailable. Please contact us and we will try to source it for you.
In preview mode
We use cookies to provide the best possible experience. See our cookie policy for more information.