St. David

Château Phélan Ségur

Saint-Estèphe Red Bordeaux Blend 2012

Ken Z

Drank 1/22/20. Very nice with lamb chops and a red wine reduction, but best to avoid anything sweet.

Scents of Blackberry, cassis, wet stones, tar, and just a hint of green bell pepper. Very dark on the palate, with blackfruit, tar, cocoa nib, and espresso. Very well balanced. Tannins are somewhat firm, with a long, dry finish. Give it at least a 30 min decant. Should hold at least 5 more years. A quality wine for sure.

4/21/8/4/4 +50 =91 pts.
— 7 days ago

Ken, Alex and 12 others liked this

Château Léoville-Las Cases

Grand Vin de Leoville du Marquis de las Cases Saint-Julien Red Bordeaux Blend 1996

Alex Lallos

Spot on and still young. Dark red color no bricking. Showing some secondary notes of charred wood and leather with light tobacco. Still tannic and could’ve used a decant. Great wine — 2 days ago

Josh, Shay and 8 others liked this

David Marcel

Pipeño Aupa Maipo Valley Pais Cariñan 2019

Brilliant pale ruby; medium plus intensity aromas of red plum, ripe blackberry, ripe raspberry, red and black cherry, bramble, subtle earth; dry, high acid, medium minus tannins, medium alcohol, medium minus body, medium plus intensity flavors consistent with aromas; very bright and surprisingly complex and concentrated, a good food wine, very good — 2 days ago

Paul, Josh and 5 others liked this

Château Villemaurine

Les Angelots de Villemaurine St. Émilion Grand Cru Red Bordeaux Blend 2014

Vintage 2014 / great balance, little violets in smell. this wine has power and precision. very inviting to get acquainted with the first wine of the château. — 11 days ago

Berry, Paul and 13 others liked this

Château Fleur Cardinale

Saint-Émilion Red Bordeaux Blend 2016

Black cherries, blueberries, vanilla, oak, dried sage, dark chocolate, full-bodied Merlot-based, right bank Bordeaux. Smooth tannins and great versatility. Vintage 2016. So delish! Oui, s'il vous plaît!
#chateaufleurcardinale #merlotblend #rightbankbordeaux #stemiliongrandcru #oldworldwine
— 13 hours ago

with Deked1
Deked1, Vasanth and 11 others liked this

Château La Gaffelière

Saint-Émilion Red Bordeaux Blend 2003

1 hour decant was perfect. Dark purple color. Nose of firewood burning on a cold night. Wine is dark cherry with some medicinal elements. Great depth! Medium finish. High quality producer in my mind as this is the first time I’ve had it. I really enjoyed it. Paired well with seasoned, marinated beef skewers and lamb steak. — 11 days ago

Brooke Weaver Jakubowski
with Brooke
Eric, Mike and 5 others liked this

Château Beychevelle

Saint-Julien Red Bordeaux Blend 2016

Surprisingly open for business. Intense dark fruit with the tannins not getting in the way. This is one Bordeaux you can enjoy right now! Dark fruit, cassis, and some graphite notes. — 11 days ago

Sharon, Severn and 22 others liked this

Château La Grâce Dieu

Les Menuts St. Émilion Grand Cru Red Bordeaux Blend 2009

Superb nose with tar, meat juice, black currant, an irony thing. This is inviting and strong, very inviting. The palate is wonderful! Super acid backbone with a bright black currant all along, a velvety touch on the sides that remains all along, tannins have already started to integrate. There is width, there is length, there is fruit, there is grip. The finish lasts for a long time with a nice fruit, some meat juice too and a pinch of bitterness. V
In a great place right now!
— 11 days ago

P, Severn and 11 others liked this

Château Montrose

Saint-Estèphe Red Bordeaux Blend 2005

The great 2005 vintage. Power and structure, rich black fruits, pencil shavings, saddle leather, tobacco and spices. Finishes with exceptional length and complexity. A bottle that can be enjoyed thoroughly now or age for decades. A terrific treat at Tak Room. — 9 days ago

Clive, William and 5 others liked this

Château Langoa Barton

Saint-Julien Red Bordeaux Blend 2009

30+ minute decant. The most purple colored wine I’ve ever had. Wine is very young and has many years/decades left. Unique in that it is a mix of Bordeaux, Napa, Aussie Shiraz, and Spain all in one. Very deep wine with tons of fruit, even some rhubarb! Medium plus finish. Very enjoyable, but needs more age. — 5 days ago

Brooke Weaver Jakubowski
with Brooke
Shay, Tom and 8 others liked this