Clos du Marquis Saint-Julien118 Ratings
Clos du Marquis Saint-Julien
(From 1985 Vintage) A fabulous wine; one of the first great Las Cases. Full-bodied and rich, with the tannins extremely well integrated into an impressive background of fruit.
Wine Spectator(From 2001 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/2004
Robert Parker(From 2001 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 06/01/2004
Wine & Spirits(From 2005 Vintage) The superb second wine, the 2005 Clos du Marquis, reflects the utter brilliance of the 2005 grand vin. It boasts an inky/ruby/purple color along with a sweet perfume of lead pencil, ripe cherries and black currants, and hints of earth and vanillin. Dense, chewy, fleshy, and full-bodied, this beauty will be drinkable in 3ndash;4 years, and should keep for 15ndash;20.
Robert Parker(From 2007 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2007
Decanter(From 1970 Vintage) Rating: 0/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Fairly deep red, some maturity; sweet elegant cedary nose, vanilla, lovely fruit, ample lift and flair; medium-bodied, elegant, good acidity, compact, lacks some richness but vigorous; quite good length. Some bottles have been more faded and lean.