Jesus o jaime c memo bpepe g — a month ago
Oak, strawberry aroma. Plum. A bit tannic. A bit light body. feminine. 30 min, sweet, cherry came out. 40 min, aroma open. Spicy? Dry direction. 2 hours, stable. transparent taste. 2017 @2899, chateau -, 230322-230403 — 6 months ago
Beckman restaurant NYC — 2 months ago
More than 1.5 hours decanting should be necessary. Otherwise, completely different. Then, concentration. Still a bit tannic. Spicy. Blackberry, blackberry and plum. Dry. Cherry. 2016 @2328, chateau -, 230322-230430 — 6 months ago
Although the evening was well spaced the timing of this wine somehow felt like the interlude - and what a break it was! Developed so nicely in the glass, but not too forward. Had been considering purchasing some of the villages and this more advanced expression. only underscored the quality of the maker. — 2 years ago
The nose is a bit muted/closed down. Black currants, blackberries, dark cherries, black plum, plum, darkish boysenberries, dark, forest floor, black currant syrup, dry leaves, anise to black licorice candy, sandalwood, soft, dry herbs, some light tart notes, dry and withering, dark, red, purple and blue flowers.
The palate is big, thick, rich, lush and ruby. Black currants, blackberries, dark cherries, black plum, plum, raspberries, darkish boysenberries, dark, forest floor, black currant syrup, dry leaves, anise to black licorice candy, sandalwood, soft, dry herbs, light; vanilla, cinnamon stick, nutmeg, dark spices, some light tart notes, dry clay, dry top soil, crushed rocks, match stick, dry and withering, dark, red, purple and blue flowers. The acidity is big. Maybe, too much or for now. Good polished, balanced finish wire to wire, good even mix of fruit and earth that lasts minutes.
Another that needs time. — 5 months ago
Fruit forward but terrific in a pinch when New World PN is just not your thing. — 2 years ago