Château Blaignan 2010

Bordeaux Right Bank Bordeaux-Right Bank
France

$25.95 (416727)

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88 pts
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July 23, 2016

Critic Reviews (3)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

The 2010 vintage in Bordeaux continues to over-deliver. This is still youthful, generous and well structured,...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A typical, traditional style Bordeaux here, with notable greenness (not a negative), vegetal/pyrazine character and...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

An underripe style with stiff drying tannins masked somewhat by smoky oak. Nevertheless, there is solid traditional...

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Community Reviews (2)

Michael Loken
Michael Loken

This wine was a pleasant surprise, and showed a nice level of power and a good length of finish. There was significant cassis and plum mixed with a little bit of neater and mineral. Not the most elegant expression of bordeaux, but nice nonetheless.

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Adam Bennett
Adam Bennett

Plummy colour with a medium+ intensity on the nose. The nose has a bouquet of wood, cedar, leather, mushrooms with aromas of dried fruit and herbs. The palate is dry with a medium+ weight and austere tannins. The finish is medium and acceptable.

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