2001 Vérité La Muse
25 Ratings
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25 Ratings
2001 Vérité La Muse

Wine Description

(From 2010 Vintage) Good bright ruby-red. Knockout nose combines blackberry, licorice, cocoa powder, minerals, pepper and sexy spice oils. Then juicy and gripping in the mouth, with superb energy to the flavors of blackberry, cocoa, licorice and violet. An impression of peppery acidity adds punch to the middle palate and extends the flavors on the extremely long, rising finish, which features toothdusting tannins.

Winemaker's Notes

French for 'desire', Le Désir captures the grace and opulence of the best St. Emilion-styled wines. A Cabernet Franc and Merlot blend, with some Cabernet Sauvignon, this wine expresses extreme power, ...

Saturated medium ruby. Great superripe aromas of blackberry, violet, roast coffee, chicory and minerals. A huge, mouthfilling wine that coats every square millimeter of the mouth. Offers great sweetne...

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French for 'desire', Le Désir captures the grace and opulence of the best St. Emilion-styled wines. A Cabernet Franc and Merlot blend, with some Cabernet Sauvignon, this wine expresses extreme power, ...

Saturated medium ruby. Great superripe aromas of blackberry, violet, roast coffee, chicory and minerals. A huge, mouthfilling wine that coats every square millimeter of the mouth. Offers great sweetne...

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    i was disappointed, expected more.

    over 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: (93-97) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 142 on Aug-02
  • Robert Parker
    Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 74/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator