Château La Dominique 2018 – Saint-Emilion Grand Cru

Château La Dominique 2018 – Saint-Emilion Grand Cru

The nose is fruity, fresh and offers concentration as well as a good freshness. It reveals notes of fresh blackberry and fresh/fleshy cassis associated with fine touches of red fruits, liquorice, Cuben pepper, flower as well as a discreet hint of spices. The palate is fruity, fresh, well-balanced and offers a beautiful acidulous frame, a good definition, tension, a good juiciness, a beautiful suavity as well as precision. On the palate this wine expresses notes of fleshy blackberry, fleshy/juicy/fresh strawberry and small notes of juicy cassis associated with small touches of juicy raspberry, juicy cherry, liquorice as well as hints of cardamom, tea and chocolate. Tannins are well-built. Good length. A fine sapidity as well as a touch of almond on the finish.

Note (Score): 16.75/20

Note (Score): 93-94/100

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): Barrique

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Oui (Yes)