2009 Le Clos du Beau Pere

Le Clos du Beau Pere

90Average Score
Red
6x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace
£288.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
90
Critic Notes

A sleeper of the vintage from Jean-Luc Thunevin, this well-made Pomerol displays nice notes of caramel, mocha, kirsch, plum sauce and licorice. It is medium to full-bodied, with terrific fruit intensity and a soft, succulent finish. Drink it over the next decade. Dec 2011, www.robertparker.com

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