1978 Chateau Talbot Saint-Julien
155 Ratings
155 Ratings
1978 Chateau Talbot Saint-Julien

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2009 Vintage) 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot, 3% Cabernet Franc, 2% Petit Verdot

Average age of vines is 28 years. 210 acres producing 38,000 cases.

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Expert Reviews
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  • Decanter
    Rating: 0/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Fairly deep red, light browning on edges but still bright; elegant dense nose, lean, minty, cedary; soft, intense, still some tannin but not aggressive, graceful, mature flavours but youthful structure, balanced and pure; very good length.
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 88 on Aug-93