Charles Krug – Merlot 2011 – Napa Valley

Charles Krug – Merlot 2011 – Napa Valley

The nose is fine and fruity. It reveals notes of ripe fruit, cassis and cherry combined with a slight notes of strawberry (in the background) as well as slight notes of spice and Sichuan pepper. The palate is fruity, mineral, balanced, fresh and quite fleshy. In the mouth this wine expresses notes of black cherry and blackberry associated with slight notes of cassis (in the background), a touch of figs as well as fine toasted oaky notes and small touches of toasted coconut.

Note (Score): 15.5/20

Note (Score): 90-91/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 2015/07

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée

Type (Kind): Rouge (Red)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)