Château Palais Cardinal 2018 – Saint-Emilion Grand Cru

Château Palais Cardinal 2018 – Saint-Emilion Grand Cru

The nose is fruity and offers a small minerality as well as a fine power. It reveals notes of spices, fleshy cassis, fleshy blackberry and small notes of juicy wild raspberry associated with fine touches of nutmeg, flowers (cornflower…) as well as very discreet hints of grilled bread and an imperceptible hint of pepper. The palate is fruity,fresh, mineral, well-balanced and offers a mineral frame, a good finesse of the grain, a very fine richness as well as a juicy/crunchy fruit. On the palate this wine expresses notes of juicy blackberry, juicy cassis and small notes of juicy raspberry associated with small touches of fleshy/juicy small red berries, fine hints of flowers as well as very fine hints of sweet spices, almond, nutmeg and an imperceptible hint of coffee (in the background). Good length.

Note (Score): 15.5/20

Note (Score): 90-91/100

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)