1988 Chateau Cantemerle Haut-Medoc
73 Ratings
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73 Ratings
1988 Chateau Cantemerle Haut-Medoc

Wine Description

(From 2008 Vintage) The medium-bodied 2008 offers elegant notes of raspberries, red currants, crushed rocks and oak backed up by good concentration, sweet tannin and no hard edges.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2011 Vintage) Attractively aromatic, fruit, charm and spice from the Merlot, elegant firmness from the Cabernet and overall finesse and balance.

Shipping Information

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Expert Reviews
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  • Decanter
    (From 1990 Vintage) Rating: 4/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Lovely cherry red rim, with distant fruits on the nose. Crisp and beautifully balanced fruit on the nose; solid body and structure on the palate with rich fruits. A very attractive and very fine wine.
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1998 Vintage) Rating: (86-88) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 122 on Apr-99
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1989 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 80 on Apr-92
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2005 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2005 Vintage) Rating: (89-91) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 170 on Apr-07