Château Montrose 2021 – Saint-Estèphe 2ème Grand Cru Classé

Château Montrose 2021 – Saint-Estèphe 2ème Grand Cru Classé

The nose is elegant, delicate and reveals intensity with finesse, freshness, a lovely airiness, attention to detail, a fine floral character and a lovely multi-layered quality. There are notes of pulpy boysenberry, fleshy gariguette strawberry and more lightly fleshy/acidic red berries, a hint of blackcurrant as well as discreet minty hints, lily, Madagascar pepper and…

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Cos d’Estournel 2021 – Saint-Estèphe 2ème Grand Cru Classé

Cos d’Estournel 2021 – Saint-Estèphe 2ème Grand Cru Classé

Lovely fresh, elegant, mineral, beautifully racy nose that offers power with finesse, freshness as well as attention to detail. Notes of boysenberry, fresh/crunchy blackcurrant and slightly brighter cherry are combined with hints of iodine minerality, spice and fine points of cumin, nutmeg and discreet vanilla. The palate is nicely managed and offers power in delicacy,…

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Château Phélan Ségur 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

Château Phélan Ségur 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

The nose is fruity, floral, slightly tight and reveals fine power, intensity and concentration. There are notes of pulpy cherry, fleshy redcurrant and, more slightly, pulpy/fresh blackcurrant combined with fine hints of liquorice (almost star anise), racy minerality and a subtle hint of fresh nutmeg. The palate is fruity and demonstrates fleshiness, a nice acidic…

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Château La Croix de Pez 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

Château La Croix de Pez 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

The nose is toasty and aromatic. There are notes of toast, strawberry and more slightly fleshy blackcurrant combined with a touch of raspberry and toasted almond. The palate is fruity and offers juiciness, acidity, sweetness, juicy/sour/acidic fruit, sweetness and good definition. On the palate this wine has bright raspberry, blackcurrant and slightly more tart/pulpy red…

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Château Haut-Marbuzet 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

Château Haut-Marbuzet 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

The nose is fruity, elegant and shows gourmandize. There are notes of fleshy strawberry, blackcurrant and, more slightly, violet, combined with hints of pulpy berries, pepper, spice and fine vanilla, a fine hint of iodine and a discreet hint of toast. The palate is fruity and reveals juiciness, minerality, freshness, good tension, concentration and power….

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Château de Pez 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

Château de Pez 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

The nose is fruity, slightly tight and reveals some concentration. There are notes of fresh/chunky blackcurrant, crushed raspberry and more lightly crushed plum combined with hints of violet as well as hints of fleshy red berries and a discreet touch of nutmeg. The palate is nicely juicy and reveals a nice freshness, precision, some small…

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Château Cossieu-Coutelin 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

Château Cossieu-Coutelin 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

The nose is fruity and reveals some concentration and a fine pulpiness. There are notes of pulpy blackberry, fleshy strawberry and, more slightly, blueberry, combined with delicate touches of liquorice and a discreet hint of light tobacco. The palate is mineral, discreetly tight and reveals fruit, tension and a tense tannic structure. On the palate,…

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2nd de Pez 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

2nd de Pez 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

The nose is fresh, racy and shows some soft power as well as a fine and powerful grain. There are notes of violets, wild dark berries and more lightly red berries combined with hints of red plum, racy minerality/salt gravel and discreet hints of fresh blond tobacco. The palate is nicely juicy, fresh and offers…

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Château Bernard Magrez 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

Château Bernard Magrez 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

The nose is aromatic and reveals a certain gourmandize, toastiness and good definition. There are notes of fresh, pulpy boysenberry, pulpy, fresh raspberry and more lightly blueberry combined with fine touches of zan, racy/almost iodine minerality, lily and fine Bourbon vanilla. The palate is mineral and offers freshness, good definition, juiciness, precision, fine tension, accuracy,…

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Château Ormes de Pez 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

Château Ormes de Pez 2021 – Saint-Estèphe

The nose is fruity, elegant, racy and reveals a certain intensity, a fine power, a nice finesse/power of grain. We find notes of pulpy/juicy cherry, pulpy raspberry and more slightly racy gravel combined with fine nuances of violet, discrete notes of sweet pepper, and a subtle hint of smoke. The palate is nicely conducted and…

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