La Grande Abbesse 2016 – Saint-Emilion Grand Cru

La Grande Abbesse 2016 – Saint-Emilion Grand Cru

The nose is fruity, slightly tight and offers a slight concentration. It reveals notes of fleshy cassis, fleshy strawberry and small notes of blackberry associated with small / fine toasted touches, sweet spices as well as discreet hints of vanilla. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers freshness, minerality, juiciness as well as a small gourmandise. On the palate this wine expresses notes of fleshy strawberry, juicy blackberry and small notes of raspberry associated with small touches of sweet spices as well as a very discreet hint of vanilla. There is a discreet hint of cocoa bitterness on the finish. Tannins are very slightly tight and dry. Good length.

Note (Score): 14.5/20

Note (Score): 88/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 05/2018

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)