Château Bouscaut 2011 – Pessac-Léognan, Grand Cru Classé

Château Bouscaut 2011 – Pessac-Léognan, Grand Cru Classé

The nose is aromatic, finely tight and offers a small density, a certain concentration as well as a little darkness. It reveals notes of small black fruits, dried blackberry and more slightly camphor associated dried violet, cherry as well as hints of undergrowth, truffle as well as a subtle hint of tea and spices. The…

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Château Couhins-Lurton 2011 – Pessac-Léognan

Château Couhins-Lurton 2011 – Pessac-Léognan

The nose is fruity, elegant and offers a certain freshness as well as a stretched side. The wine will have great potential if decanted. It reveals notes of black blackberry, fairly ripe raspberry and more lightly wild strawberry associated with dried violet, nutmeg, saline gravels / racy minerality as well as fine hints of camphor,…

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Château Malartic Lagravière 2011 – Pessac-Léognan, Grand Cru Classé

Château Malartic Lagravière 2011 – Pessac-Léognan, Grand Cru Classé

The nose is fruity and offers juiciness as well as a finely tight grain. It reveals notes of pulpy / juicy cassis, small fairly ripe red berries and violet associated with a touch of zan, bergamot as well as discreet hints of racy minerality and a discreet hint of pepper. The palate is nicely fresh,…

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Château Haut-Brion 2011 – Pessac-Léognan

Château Haut-Brion 2011 – Pessac-Léognan

The nose is elegant, racy and offers power in delicacy, harmony as well as depth. There are notes of ripe yellow peach, juicy / fresh plum and slightly citrus (kumquat, lemon) associated with small bright yellow berries, hints of yellow flowers as well as discreet hints of almond, sweet spices and an imperceptible nutty hint….

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Château Les Carmes Haut-Brion 2011 – Pessac-Léognan

Château Les Carmes Haut-Brion 2011 – Pessac-Léognan

The nose is fruity and offers freshness as well as a certain creaminess. It reveals notes of wild strawberries, small juicy wild red fruits and more slightly fresh blackberry associated with zan, sweet spices as well as a fine hint of clove and discreet hint of vanilla (in the background). Presence of an imperceptible truffle…

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Château La Mission Haut-Brion 2011 – Pessac-Léognan

Château La Mission Haut-Brion 2011 – Pessac-Léognan

The nose is elegant, delicate and discreetly restrained. The wine wins if it is decanted. It reveals notes of juicy / fresh kumquat, juicy / fresh white peach and more slightly mandarin associated with quenette, lychee as well as fine hints of sweet lemon, flowers, acacia and a very discreet touch of sweet spices. The…

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Château Haut-Brion 2011 – Pessac-Léognan, 1er Grand Cru Classé

Château Haut-Brion 2011 – Pessac-Léognan, 1er Grand Cru Classé

The nose is fruity, fresh, elegant, full and offers complexity as well as a nice touch of fresh flowers. The wine wins if it is decanted. It reveals notes of pulpy / fresh cassis and redcurrants associated with strawberry, bright raspberry, fresh flowers with hints of fresh blond tobacco, racy minerality, with very discreet hints…

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Château La Mission Haut-Brion 2011 – Pessac-Léognan, Grand Cru Classé

Château La Mission Haut-Brion 2011 – Pessac-Léognan, Grand Cru Classé

The nose is elegant, delicate and offers a certain little excellence in power, depth as well as a nice grain. The wine should be decanted. There are notes of blackberry, almost dried cassis and more slightly violet associated with bergamot, cherry / morello cherry as well as hints of pepper, saffron, nutmeg and discreet hints…

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Château Haut-Bailly 2011 – Pessac-Léognan, Grand Cru Classé

Château Haut-Bailly 2011 – Pessac-Léognan, Grand Cru Classé

The nose is fruity, racy and offers a nice freshness, a little structured intensity as well as a little stretched side. It reveals notes of fresh blackberry, pulpy wild raspberry and more slightly pulpy / juicy berry associated with a touch of cornflower, blond tobacco, small blue fruits, graphite as well as fine hints of…

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Château de Fieuzal 2011 – Pessac-Léognan, Cru Classé

Château de Fieuzal 2011 – Pessac-Léognan, Cru Classé

The nose is nicely conducted and offers elegance, power as well as some intensity / depth. There are notes of blackberry, violet and more slightly strawberry associated with touches of small red currants, rose, fine hints of undergrowth, white flowers as well as a discreet hint of mushroom, graphite and dark chocolate. This wine benefits…

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