Amiral de Beychevelle 2016 – Saint-Julien

Amiral de Beychevelle 2016 – Saint-Julien

The noseisfruity and offers a good structure as well as concentration. It reveals notes of  crunchywildredberriesassociatedwithsmall notes of flowers (violet, rose), tonka bean as well as discreethints of crunchyblueberry and Cubenpepper. The palateisfruity, juicy, beautifullyfresh, silky and offers a beautifulmineral frame, a good structure veryfinelytight, a beautifuljuiciness, suavity, gourmandize as well as a beautifuldelicacy. On the palatethiswine expresses notes of crunchy/juicy cassis, crunchy/juicy cherry and more slightlycrunchyraspberryassociatedwithsmall touches of juicyredberries, gravels/terroir, flowers as well as discreethints of tonkabean and spices. Tannins are fine and well-built. Good length. The finish isveryfinelytight and offers a very fine chew as well as gourmandize. There are verydiscreethints of tonkabean on the persistence. There are fine hints of grilled and ripe almond on the finish/persistence.. 

Note (Score): 16+/20

Note (Score): 92-93/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 01/2019

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée (Sustainable Agriculture)

Type (Kind): Rouge (Red)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille (Bottle)

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)