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50 Ratings
Chateau La Conseillante Pomerol

Wine Details

Region

BordeauxFrance

Wine Description

(1998 Vintage) Red-ruby. Expressive, liqueur-like aromas of kirsch, spicy oak and fresh herbs. Supple, sweet and plump in the mouth; not especially dense but has a firm structural underpinning. Finishes with substan...

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    Time to drink this one. A beautifully balanced Bordeaux.

    about 1 year
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    Great bouquet chocolaty goodness

    over 1 year
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine & Spirits
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/07
  • Wine Advocate
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: (87-88) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 165 on Jun-06
  • Wine Spectator
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/07
  • International Wine Cellar
    (2005 Vintage) Bright, medium red-ruby. Superripe, complex aromas of kirsch, musky espresso, fruity dark chocolate, spices and game. Wonderfully lush, sweet, dense and ripe; in fact, atypically large-scaled and full for La Conseillante but perfectly framed by harmonious acidity. The light meaty quality is buried in dark fruits on the palate. The spreading, horizontal finish is very sweet, subtle and long, with fine-grained tannins and lovely lingering aromatic perfume. This beauty will be great fun to follow o...
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/08