Chateau Angelus St. Emilion Premier Grand Cru Classe
66 Ratings
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66 Ratings
Chateau Angelus St. Emilion Premier Grand Cru Classe

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Region

FranceBordeaux

Winemaker's Notes

"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 ...

Vineyard

Château Angelus

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Region

BordeauxFrance

"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 ...

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