Château Ampélia

Côtes de Castillon Red Bordeaux Blend

8.868 ratings
9.02 pro ratings
Côtes de Castillon, Bordeaux, France
Red Bordeaux Blend
Chili & Hot Spicy, Potato, White Rice, Mushrooms, Pasta, Pork, Salami & Prosciutto, Pungent Cheese, Lamb, Tomato-Based, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Beef, Hard Cheese, Venison
Top Notes For
Sean Trapani

Founder/Educator Wine Fluent, Consultant ABC Fine Wines & Spirits

8.0

(*) innocuous punch of loganberry and purple Kool Aid.

(*) innocuous punch of loganberry and purple Kool Aid.

Mar 6th, 2015
Maxence Guilluy

Very light and fruity

Very light and fruity

Aug 28th, 2014
Mark

Good Bordeaux. Cassis, not to dry tannin and has that slight maturity that indicates it will improve with time

Good Bordeaux. Cassis, not to dry tannin and has that slight maturity that indicates it will improve with time

Sep 13th, 2020
William McGuire

Decent, progressively better once opened up

Decent, progressively better once opened up

Sep 4th, 2020
Alex

Smooth

Smooth

May 16th, 2020
Dominic O'Mahony

Cherry, metalic and oak aroma; slightly floral, soft strawberry and slightly smoky oak flavours.

Cherry, metalic and oak aroma; slightly floral, soft strawberry and slightly smoky oak flavours.

Jun 15th, 2019
Trish Wanamaker

Needs to open but think it's going to be nice & easy drinking!

Needs to open but think it's going to be nice & easy drinking!

Jun 8th, 2019
Robert Stackowiak

An ok Bordeaux with a subtle fragrance. April 2019.

An ok Bordeaux with a subtle fragrance. April 2019.

Apr 4th, 2019
Some Dude

Nice

Nice

Oct 20th, 2018
AJ Thomson

Dark fruit, a hint of liquorice, toast and mineral. A bit of spice - maybe cinnamon

Dark fruit, a hint of liquorice, toast and mineral. A bit of spice - maybe cinnamon

Apr 25th, 2018