Domaine Des Graves D'ardonneau Cuvée Prestige 2005, Ac Premières Côtes De Blaye (Rey Simon Et Fils, Prop. Récolt.)

Bordeaux Right Bank Bordeaux-Right Bank
Bordeaux, France

$24.95 (87692)

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October 25, 2008

Critic Reviews (8)

Vintages
Vintages

This Domaine has been in the same family since the 18th century. The tasting room of the typically Girondin style...

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Nancy Morgan
Nancy Morgan

Aged 12 months in oak cask. Terrific balance and length. Black plums and mocha fill the glass. Smooth, full-bodied...

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Ted Able
Ted Able

Moderate tannins, spice, vanilla, plum, butterscotch/burnt toffee

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Winecurrent
Winecurrent

This is a blend of 85% Merlot and 15% Cabernet Sauvignon that spent 12 months in French oak. With a bouquet of red...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

An intriguingly rustic, Merlot-based right bank Bordeaux with sweet-herbal/savoury notes alongside stewed peppers and...

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John Stewart
John Stewart

An intriguingly rustic, Merlot-based right bank Bordeaux with sweet-herbal/savoury notes alongside stewed peppers and...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This Bordeaux carries the ripeness and lushness of the 2005 vintage but for now wears a heavy mantle of nutty, almost...

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Megan Victor
Megan Victor

This Merlot based blend (85%) has a very deep intense purple colour. Plummy, spicy, cedar-tinged, dried ripe plum...

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