Original
26 Ratings
Chateau Ausone Saint-Emilion 1er Grand Cru Classé

Wine Details

Style

Red

Wine Description

(From 2011 Vintage) The 2011 Ausone increases the level of intensity, elegance, complexity, richness and length. Nearly a mirror image of the La Chapelle, just with more going on, the Ausone boasts a more saturated purple color, and the wine has everything in large, intense proportions.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2006 Vintage) Musky aromas of black raspberry and espresso. Suave and sweet on entry, then dense and pure in the middle palate, with superb energy and intensity to its perfumed flavors of dark berries, violet, lico...

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/30/87