Lalande De Pomerol, Libournais

Château La Croix St. Georges

Pomerol Red Bordeaux Blend 1990

🥇 After my failure to take notes last time, we couldn’t resist popping another of these 1990 beauties & it definitely delivered again 😍 at €90 it’s just simply incredible for the money 👍 My favourite Pomerol Chateau for the money hands down 👏

📍 La Croix St Georges 1990 Pomerol 🔝

🏵 98 points

🍷 Opaque ruby w/ brick edge

👃 Bordeaux nasal sex of soggy earth, sooty underground 🚇, char-smoked oak, old leather, damp musty cellar, mushroom, mirabelle plums, damson compote, obliterated blackcurrant, herbs, toasted fig, bitter mocha & liquorice

👄 Med body of creamy earthy smooth silk dark plum & berry bathed in ground mocha & liquorice

🎯 Long mocha liquorice dark fruits mouth filling linger w/ a big happy smile 😍

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— 8 days ago

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Château Le Bon Pasteur

Pomerol Red Bordeaux Blend 1998

A cheeky €146 gem from a top year we found knocking around in St Emilion & wow this bad boy is oozing with life 😍 & showing a beautiful balance 👌 soon reaching peak drinking 👍

📍Le Bon Pasteur Pomerol 1998

🏵 93-94 points

🍇 80% Merlot & 20% Cab Franc

👃 Chewy plum, blackberry, raspberry liquorice, mocha & minerals w/ soft smoked oak finessing through soggy earth

👄 Med body of silky ripe bursting blackcurrant & dark plum w/ blackberry, morello cherry, raspberry, mocha & slight dry minerals

🎯 Med+ touch dry black fruit boom w/ red liquorice & mocha kickers & more black fruits again 💥
— 20 days ago

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Château Gazin

Pomerol Red Bordeaux Blend 2005

A great pomerol on a great vintage, Gazin is Merlot harvested at maturity but not over, great acidity and balance with the tell tale notes of Merlot now emerging. I would say better to wait another 3 to 5 years but this is a really excellent bottle. If you like distinct and not overdone Pomerols, go after this one ! — 6 days ago

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Château Mazeyres

Pomerol Red Bordeaux Blend 2014

A blend of 72% Merlot, 22% of Cab Franc & 6% Petit Verdot. Aged for 14 months in French oak, nice fruit nose with floral citrus notes. On the palate, cherry and strawberry fruit, leaning towards the ripe side, crisp acidity with slight tangy character. Firm tannins, medium finish ending with an earthy mineral style. Nice value, will benefit from some short-term aging. — 6 days ago

Daniel P., David and 2 others liked this

Château La Pointe

Pomerol Red Bordeaux Blend 2015

This one has the stuffing to be good in the long run, but it needs more time. Soft nose of sweet kirsch, red flowers. Palate has some intense berry fruit and a slight muskiness but it’s very tightly wound and not really coming out to play. Revisit in 5-8. — 14 days ago

Kimberly, Sean and 3 others liked this

Château La Conseillante

Pomerol Red Bordeaux Blend 1990

I think French merlot has a different DNA than California merlot. Now in perfect balance. Like a chocolate dipped cherry. — 15 days ago

Hugh, Bob and 5 others liked this
Larry Frierson

Larry Frierson

No. Really? Where did that com from?
Craig Williams

Craig Williams

Look at the bottle. 😆
Larry Frierson

Larry Frierson

I am always willing pay top dollar for the good stuff. Actually, it is the original price tag, $59.99.

Château Garraud

Lalande de Pomerol Red Bordeaux Blend 2012

70% Merlot, 29% Cab Franc, 1% Cabernet Sauvignon. The bottle is from lalande de pomerol..... not quite the tannic wine I was expecting, but it was delicious, smooth, refined/elegant, and medium bodied. — a month ago

Matt Trader,, Ted and 3 others liked this

Château Trotanoy

Pomerol Red Bordeaux Blend 1975

Stunning btl of Trotanoy, nearly perfect from an owc with amazing aromatics that is complex, powerful & elegant in a velvety texture. Black fruits, earth, cedar, truffle, mocha, dried herbs, mineral & milk chocolate. Still youthful & fresh that should drink well for many years. — 13 days ago

Shay, Mike and 11 others liked this
Keith Lite

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Very special thanks for sharing.

Château Latour à Pomerol

Pomerol Red Bordeaux Blend 2006

Grabbed @ €84 as a new Pom I’ve not tried & St Emilion shops put a bit of fat 💰 in 😁 but £62-70 in 🇬🇧

🏵 91-92 points

🍷 Opaque ruby

👃 Earthy dark plum & red cherry w/ light smoked oak, spiced blackcurrant, violet, liquorice & mocha

👄 Med body of creamy dark plum & blackcurrant w/ drying minerals & red liquorice w/ mocha & fig

🎯 Med dry earthy black & red fruit liquorice w/ mocha grinds
— 17 days ago

Chris, Severn and 25 others liked this
Severn Goodwin

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Good price!
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@Chris England goo review Cheers 🍷

Château L'Evangile

Pomerol Red Bordeaux Blend 1998

This was pop and pour tonight to prepare us for our visit to the Chateau on Monday. What a lovely wine.! Gained depth and presence with an hour in glass. Subtle, silky, cassis, leather, good grip. Only critique is I’d like a bit more acidity to balance this out. — 5 hours ago