Original
17 Ratings
Havens Bourriquot

Wine Details

Wine Description

(From 1997 Vintage) Deep, floral aromas of cherry, cranberry, lavender and bitter chocolate. Supple and layered in the mouth, with very good concentration, a compelling sweetness and a repeating floral note (iris). Finishes with chewy, palate-dusting, thoroughly ripe tannins and subtle lingering fruit.

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2001 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 150 on Dec-03
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2005 Vintage) "Fashioned from a blend similar to the 2004, the brilliant, fuller-bodied 2005 Bourriquot displays classic notes of menthol, mint, black currants, blueberries, and raspberries, terrific fruit on the attack, a medium to full-bodied mouthfeel, silky tannin, and a long, expansive finish. It should be even better in 3-4 years, and keep for 15 or more." "Good ruby-red. Slightly funky, claret-like aromas of black fruits, violet, licorice, chocolate and game. Sweet, rich and shapely, with nicely buffer...