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73 Ratings
Chateau Angelus St. Emilion Premier Grand Cru Classe

Wine Details

Varietal

Red Blend

Style

Red

Region

BordeauxFrance

Wine Description

(2000 Vintage) "The finest effort since the 1989 and 1990, this dense purple-colored wine has an extravagantly ripe, concentrated style. The 2000 (in a new engraved bottle) offers up aromas of blackberry liqueur and vintage port. As the wine sits in the glass, graphite, wet stones, smoke, barbecue spices, and olives also make an appearance. It unfolds on the palate in layers, is full-bodied, big and rich yet incredibly poised, well-balanced, and pure. Quite backward, this is one of the greatest Angelus made to ...

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (2010 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2009
  • Wine Advocate
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: (89-91) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 140 on Apr-02
  • Wine Spectator
    (1989 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 05/31/99
  • Robert Parker
    (2006 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/1999
  • Robert Parker
    (2006 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2008