(From 2007 Vintage) A beautiful deep color, the nose is full of fresh raspberry & blackcurrant fruit. The palate has rich tannins & is dominated by cassis & a complex mix of violets, coffee and chocolate tones.
(From 2000 Vintage) 85 points - Wine Spectator
Decanter(From 1997 Vintage) Rating: 3/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Attractive nose. Well balanced with a nice tannins.
Decanter(From 2000 Vintage) Rating: 3/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Earthy cigar box style, very smoky aromas. Good structured style and elegance. Very earthy tight tannic structure but the fruit is in balance. Drink 2005+. (tasted en primeur)
Wine Spectator(From 2005 Vintage) Rating: Barrel Tasting - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 01/01/06.
Decanter(From 1999 Vintage) Rating: 4/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Good colour, lots of ripe Merlot fruit backed with Cabernet Sauvignon.