Château La Fleur D'arthus 2008 - Expert wine ratings and wine reviews by WineAlign
Classically proportioned, wet clay-scented St. Emilion, with a solid dose of underlying minerality, integrated wood...
One of a handful of estates in St-Emilion with the name ‘Fleur’ in the title, the 2008 d’Arthus is a concentrated,...
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Deep ruby in colour with a medium to medium+ intense nose.
A fine St. Emillion featuring wet cedar, blackberries, red & black currants, licorice, graphite, spinach, radicchio, all-spice & red peppers. Medium body with high tannins & acidity with a long length.
Negatives: A little astringent now.
You will be rewarded with another 4-6 years for the wine to mature.
Tasted: 2 Sept 12
Score: 9/10, Value: 9/10, Total: 18/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4
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