(From 1996 Vintage) Saturated ruby-red color. Lively aromas of black raspberry, black plum and smoky, spicy oak. Supple and very intensely flavored; not as fleshy or fat as the '95 but seamless. Again, has plenty of firm...
DecanterRating: 4/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. 70% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Franc on clay calcareous soil, with a 7-8 October late vintage. Very rosy bloomy nose. Strong tannins and glycerol. Marked dark black cherries taste. Very luscious and opulent. Generous and yet with firm structure. (tasted en prim