Calvet Reserve Merlot Cabernet Sauvignon 2006

Bordeaux Right Bank Bordeaux-Right Bank
Bordeaux, France

$15.25 (44032)

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January 10, 2009

Critic Reviews (2)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This lightweight Bordeaux assembles the basic flavours of red currants, fresh herbs (basil), earth and pencil eraser....

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Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

This is a lightweight Bordeaux with the basics of the genre but no more. The nose shows earthy dry cherry with some...

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Community Reviews (1)

wine_junkie
wine_junkie

Nice aromas. Not a great balance of tannin or acidity. The finish is abrupt and acidic.

Edit: the second bottle I had was more enjoyable. I'm not sure why..? I let the second one breathe for longer. Perhaps recommend decanting this one first... something I should do more often I suppose.

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