Château Hostens-Picant – Cuvée Lucullus 2018 – Sainte-Foy Bordeaux

Château Hostens-Picant – Cuvée Lucullus 2018 – Sainte-Foy Bordeaux

The noseis fruity, fresh and offers elegance as well as a small conentration. It reveals notes of fresh/ripe cassis, fresh/ripe small berries and small ntes of fresh cherry associated with fine hints of flowers and nutmeg. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a good definition, freshness, an acidulous frame, tension as well as a good precision. On the palate this wine expresses notes of juicy/ripe cassis, fleshy/juicy black cherry and small notes of fleshy/juicy raspberry associated with a touch of blackberry, fine hints of flowers, zan as well as a very discreet hint of cardamom and coffee (in the backgroud). Tannins are structuring. Good length.

Note (Score): 15+/20

Note (Score): 89-90/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 04/2019

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): Oui (Yes)