1998 Chat Sociando Mallet
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7 Ratings
1998 Chat Sociando Mallet

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FranceBordeaux

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    murky混濁, great aromas,spices,full tannins,oak,wood & earthy,dry after breathe,full body,complexity

    over 3 years
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  • Wine Spectator
    (From 1995 Vintage) "A real fruit-bomb, with expressive aromas of currants, blackberries and vanilla. Full-bodied and chunky, with masses of fruit and well-knit tannins. Best after 2002." . . . "This accessible, yet tannic example of Sociando-Mallet possesses a deep ruby/purple color, and excellent aromatics consisting of jammy black cherries, blackberries, and cassis, as well as subtle notes of minerals, earth, and new oak. This is a deep, long, muscular, tannic wine that is structurally similar to the 1996. Pa...
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2001 Vintage) "This Haut-Medoc performed spectacularly on the two occasions I tasted it from bottle, even eclipsing its impressive showing from cask. It looks to be every bit as powerful as the 2000 ... not an easy achievement. A fabulous sleeper of the vintage, it tastes more like a first-growth than an unclassified offering. Its inky/blue/purple color is accompanied by a spectacular bouquet of lead pencil shavings, ink, blackberries, cedar, and earth. Full-bodied, with terrific texture, fabulous concentratio...