Château La Couronne 2005, Ac St émilion Grand Cru, Mähler Besse

Bordeaux Right Bank Bordeaux-Right Bank
Bordeaux, France

$29.95 (606640)

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89 pts
10
November 08, 2008

Critic Reviews (10)

Gord Stimmell
Gord Stimmell

Cassis-drenched top performer needs up to five years of cellaring to soften the tough tannins from new barrel aging.

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Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator

Crushed blackberry notes, with hints of dark chocolate and mineral, follow through to a full body, with chewy tannins...

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Rod Phillips
Rod Phillips

This needs a good five years? cellaring, but it will be well worth the wait. The flavours are concentrated and...

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Vintages
Vintages

Crushed blackberry notes, with hints of dark chocolate and mineral, follow through to a full body, with chewy tannins...

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Ted Able
Ted Able

Medium-bodied, firm structure, tight but well balanced. Needs time.

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Nicely concentrated cherry essence, integrated wood and youthful, juicy fruit flavours are framed up by firm tannins....

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John Stewart
John Stewart

Nicely concentrated cherry essence, integrated wood and youthful, juicy fruit flavours are framed up by firm tannins....

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

An appealing, modern/New World style merlot-based red with deep ruby colour and coinciding very ripe blackberry...

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Megan Victor
Megan Victor

Very deep intense purple colour. Pleasant, slightly spicy, plummy, dried ripe cherry nose. Dry, medium bodied,...

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Winecurrent
Winecurrent

Deep ruby-purple in colour, the nose is rather mild with notes of cherry, cassis, blackberry, raspberry and cocoa....

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