Original
79 Ratings
Château Monbousquet Saint-Émilion Grand Cru

Wine Details

Wine Description

(2009 Vintage) This ripe and fleshy St-Emilion has an up-front, convivial character, offering lashings of jammy black and red fruit, supported by muscular yet supple tannins, and aromas of cocoa, incense and herbs.

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    very good solid Bordeaux showing nice solid nose and finsh 90/10 nicely balanced as before no need for decanting

    about 7 years
Expert Reviews
  • Robert Parker
    "From an unheralded terroir, this Monbousquet was made from extremely low yields of 28-30 hectoliters per hectare. Aged sur lie and bottled unfined and unfiltered, it exemplifies proprietor Perse's enormous efforts. Black and blue to the rim, this wine represents the essence of this terroir. Its saturated black/purple color is accompanied by extraordinary aromatics of sweet blackberries, chocolate, coffee, incense, new saddle leather, and vanilla. Remarkable intensity, lively acidity, and abundan...