Château Bourdieu – Absolu 2018 – Blayes Côte de Bordeaux

Château Bourdieu – Absolu 2018 – Blayes Côte de Bordeaux

The nose is fruity, elegant and offers power, a good finesse of the grain as well as intensity. It reveals notes of ripe cassis and ripe wild blackberry associated with small notes of Sichuan pepper, incense, violet as well as very discreet hints of nutmeg/spices. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a good definition,…

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Château Bourdieu 2018 – Blayes Côte de Bordeaux

Château Bourdieu 2018 – Blayes Côte de Bordeaux

The nose is elegant, fruity, racy and offers a fine intensity/concentration. It reveals notes of blackberry, wild cassis and small notes of flowers associated with small touches of ripe red berries as well as very fine varietal hints, a subtle hint of Cuben pepper and a very discreet hint of nutmeg. The palate is fruity,…

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Château Magdeleine Bouhou 2018 – Blayes Côte de Bordeaux

Château Magdeleine Bouhou 2018 – Blayes Côte de Bordeaux

The nose is fruity, fresh and offers intensity as well as power. It reveals notes of blackberry, violet, lilac and small notes of crunchy cassis associated with fine touches of ripe/fresh red fruits as well as fine hints of spices.The palate is fruity, well-balanced, finely acidulous, slightly tight, racy and offers a good defnition, juiciness,…

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Château Les Pâques 2018 – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

Château Les Pâques 2018 – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

The nose is fruity, racy and well-built. It reveals notes of grapefruit mesocarp, green apple and small notes of ripe lemon associated with slight hints of fleshy vine peach, quenette as well as a discreet hint of pink lychee and rose. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, well-built and offers a good definition, suavity, fat (work…

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Château Cantinot 2017 – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

Château Cantinot 2017 – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

The nose is fruity, racy and slightly powerful. It reveals notes of blackberry, strawberry and small notes of bulb / flowers associated with discreet touches of small red berries, racy minerality as well as a very discreet toasted hint / spices and cocoa. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, juicy, mineral and offers a beautiful acid…

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Château Bourdieu-Absolu 2017 – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

Château Bourdieu-Absolu 2017 – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

The nose is fruity, racy and offers a fine concentration. It reveals notes of blackberry, ripe small berries and fleshy strawberry associated with a hint of crushed raspberry, racy minerality, small touches of oak as well as very discreet hints of spices, nutmeg  and an imperceptible hint of pepper. The palate is fruity, silky and…

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Le Clos de l’Echauguette 2015 – Blaye Côtes-de-Bordeaux

Le Clos de l’Echauguette 2015 – Blaye Côtes-de-Bordeaux

(Vineyard of the Blaye Citadel – classified UNESCO) The nose is fine, powerful, elegant, fruity, racy and offers a fine structure and a very fine salinity. It reveals notes of cherry and raspberry associated with fine notes of blackberry, strawberry, wild black fruits as well as slight hints of toasted oak, cardamom and a very…

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Orbite de Cantinot 2011  – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

Orbite de Cantinot 2011  – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

The nose is fruity, fresh, fine, gourmand, elegant, precise/clean, charming, slightly fleshy and offers a slight intensity and deepness. It reveals notes of fresh/ripe blackberry and slight notes of cassis, crushed redcurrant, strawberry associated with discreet hints of spices, Sichuan pepper, caramelization as well as a very discreet hint of chocolate (in the background) and…

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Château Cantinot 2010  – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

Château Cantinot 2010  – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

The nose is fine, fruity, racy, charming, elegant and offers a slight density (in the background), deepness as well as a slight intensity. It reveals notes of raspberry and wild blackberry associated with a slight touch of flowers, a oak touch, black pepper as well as slight hints of cacao and a subtle hint of…

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Les Tours de Cantinot 2010  – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

Les Tours de Cantinot 2010  – Blaye Côtes de Bordeaux

The nose is fine, fresh, elegant, structured, slightly powerful and offers a slight straightness as well as a slight hint of austerity. It reveals notes of ripe blackberry, cacao, wild strawberry and minerality/flint associated with slight hints of crushed cassis, woody hints as well as a very discreet hint of undergrowth, a subtle hint of…

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