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1990 Château Cos d'Estournel Saint-Estephe
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1990 Château Cos d'Estournel Saint-Estephe

Wine Details

Vineyard

Cos

Varietal

Style

Red Wine

Wine Description

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    efpbi

    12/19/10

    over 2 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine.com
    Weather conditions were perfect. It is unusual to have three very great vintages one after the other with quite different styles. 1990 is better structured than 1989 and more tender than 1988. There is a particularly striking harmony between the Merlot and the Cabernet-Sauvignon. Very dark color. Intense, fruity, roasted bouquet, with hints of caramel, spices, nutmeg, sandalwood and menthol. Imposing in the mouth, perfectly well structured, well bred and brilliant. Soft, compact tannin. Silky, pe...
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 109 on Feb-97
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator
  • Vintage Chart
    Rating for France-Bordeaux-Saint-Estèphe: 98 (excellent)

    Drinkability: young, aging quickly, could be good now