Le Petit Lion 2018 – Saint-Julien

Le Petit Lion 2018 – Saint-Julien

The nose is fruity, well-built and offers a fine richness, gourmandise as well as a fine juiciness. It reveals notes of cassis, fleshy raspberry and small notes of fleshy / crushed strawberry associated with fine touches of tonka bean, toasted almond as well as discreet hints of sweet spices. The palate is fruity, fresh, juicy, well-balanced and offers a good definition, tension as well as a mineral frame. On the palate this wine expresses notes of fleshy blackberry, fleshy strawberry and small notes of juicy fleshy raspberry associated with fine touches of small fleshy / juicy red berries, flowers, discreet hints of spices as well as slight hints of chocolate and vanilla. Tannins are elegant and slightly firm. Fine chews on the finish. Good length.

Note (Score): 17/20

Note (Score): 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)