"From the Clos Fourtet stable. 90% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc. Inky dark blackberry and cedar aromas. The palate is sweet-fruited, the fine black cherry and blackcurrant fruit refreshed by lively acidity and framed by fine grippy tannins. 13.8% abv. Cropped at just 20 hl/ha. 33% new oak.
C&B Score: 17
Drinking dates: 2027-37"
Lay down 2027 - 2037
Today's Bordeaux' wines retain a certain stoical classicism, whilst meeting more modern expectations of accessibility.